1ST50K Startup Competition accepting applications

1ST50K Startup Competition accepting applications
The program awards $50,000 in cash grants to entrepreneurs to establish or locate their businesses in Cape Girardeau, Mo. (Source: Gray News)

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - The 1ST50K Startup Competition is accepting applications for its next round of funding.

This competition helps turn ideas into ventures. The program awards $50,000 in cash grants to entrepreneurs to establish or locate their businesses in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

The early deadline to apply is April 30 and the final deadline is May 31.

You can click here for more information on the program and how to apply.

More than $250,000 has been awarded to teams that have gone on to generate $3 million in revenue and created more than 30 jobs since 2015.

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