Growing Small Businesses Globally Scholarship Application

There are no wrong answers to the questions below. Your response will help us determine the best export advising programs for you.

We awarded our second round of scholarships in August 2018.  If you complete this form we will consider your application during a future funding round.

Name *
Name
About Your Company
What are your firm's annual sales for the most recent year? *
Is your firm incorporated in the United States? *
Has your firm been in business for at least one year? *
Export Capacity *
Does your firm have sufficient resources to cover the costs of exporting, including the cost of packing, shipping, freight, customs and brokers?
Does your firm produce a product or service that is export ready and is Oregon or Washington manufactured, processed or value-added?
Can you commit at least one full-time U.S. based employee for the duration of this training program (6-12 months)? *
Is your business owned by a woman, minority or veteran? *
Export Background
How are you selling your goods/services in the U.S.?
Domestic sales can form a strong foundation for international sales.
How do you anticipate selling outside of the U.S.?
List in priority order.
Have you participated in international sales?
What's motivating you to look internationally for sales?
I give permission for GPI to share the information in this survey with the scholarship review committee and training partners for this program -- Business Oregon, SBA, US Commercial Service and the SBDC. *
The training/advising and counseling partners listed above provide the technical assistance to help you prepare for exporting.