In order to submit a complete application, you will need to post a video on your YouTube channel and provide a link on the second page of the grant application. In the video, be sure to address these things:
What makes YOU a badass, why should we invest in YOU?
Name 3 reasons Texas needs your business and should support it
Who does your business help?
What specific area of marketing will the grant support?
Why do you believe Curly Executive’s coaching and BBATX’s programming will help you?
Additional details for the video:
Owner of the business must be featured
Video budget must be under $20
Video must be posted and shared publicly on YouTube
Title of video must include #BBATX Curly Executive Grant
The first page of the grant will cover questions 1-15. When you go to the next page, you will answer questions 16-17 and provide a link to your YouTube video.
You will be asked to provide the following information or answer the following questions in the grant questionnaire:
Business location and address
Type of business location (office, brick-and-mortar, etc)
Length of time you’ve been in business
A link to your business site or social media platform
How does your business and business practices align with BBATX core tenets and values? If so, which ones and why? (Please see all of our tenets at bossbabes.org/programming.)
How would you describe your business model?
What barriers are you currently facing with your business? How are you preparing to combat those barriers?
Is your business currently profitable? If so, why or why not? (There are no wrong answers.)
Link to a budget detailing how you would use this micro-grant
In 200 words or less please tell us about a time when you faced a challenge in your business or life and how you overcame it.