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Empower Your Business with the BGV | TikTok Innovate Together Grant Program

Empower Your Business with the BGV | TikTok Innovate Together Grant Program

Do you dream of taking your small business to new heights through innovative collaborations with creative minds? Are you a content creator eager to lend your skills to a local business you admire? The Innovate Together Grant, presented in partnership with TikTok, is the golden opportunity you’ve been waiting for!

The BGV | TikTok Innovate Together Grant Program, a joint venture between Black Girl Ventures and TikTok, is a groundbreaking initiative designed to empower small business owners, entrepreneurs, and content creators on their journey to success. By fostering transformative collaborations, this program aims to redefine success by amplifying brand reach, building lasting legacies, and fueling business growth.

Key Program Details:

Application Period: Applications are open from January 30, 2024.

Application Deadline: Mark your calendar – the deadline is February 29, 2024, at 11:59 pm.

Who Should Apply?

  • Entrepreneurs/Founders/Small Business Owners: If you’re seeking funding for creative services such as branding, influencer marketing, web development, logo design, video editing, and more, this grant is for you.
  • Creators: If you’re a creative soul looking to collaborate with small businesses, encourage them to apply, and pave the way for collaboration.


  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Must have an active TikTok account.
  • Must be able to deliver the project within 3 months of receiving the grant (reporting required).
  • Must be available to attend an in-person business development training from March 22-24 (flight and lodging will be covered).

Award Levels:

  • Enterprise Award: $10,000
  • Innovation Award: $5,000
  • Community Award: $2,500

Goals and Objectives:

1. Empowerment through Collaboration: Facilitate collaboration between visionary business minds and influential content creators by empowering entrepreneurs to collaborate with skilled creators for creative services that enhance storytelling and authentic connection.

2. Financial Support for Creativity: Provide financial support to small businesses and creators by offering a $50,000 grant pool to fuel innovative partnerships.

3. Scaling Businesses through Creative Marketing: Assist small businesses in scaling and reaching new audiences by leveraging creative marketing and influencer partnerships to expand their reach and impact.

4. Diverse Creative Endeavors: Support a variety of business sectors by encouraging applications from diverse industries, including culinary endeavors, fashion startups, and tech marvels.

Don’t miss this chance to turn your business dreams into reality. Apply for the Innovate Together Grant and be part of a community that values collaboration, creativity, and success. The future of your business awaits!

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