SBA entrepreneurship training opportunity now open

Happy National Small Business Week! To celebrate, here is an opportunity to apply for T.H.R.I.V.E. Emerging Leaders Reimagined, an SBA program for entrepreneurs looking to grow their business. Register here for an upcoming SBA online information session for interested applicants on Tuesday, May 10 at 2 p.m.

This no-cost program provides entrepreneurship training to accelerate the growth of high-performing small businesses. Over six months (July to December 2022), participants will receive in-person coaching and virtual, self-paced instruction. They will work on a Strategic Growth Plan and receive feedback from instructors and a group of peers. Plus, the hybrid model allows participants to work with a network of experienced subject matter experts in core business topics—like accounting, business strategy, marketing, and human resources—customized for the unique needs of small business owners.

SBA Upstate New York will be selecting 20 participants for the 2022 cohort.

Eligibility criteria:

  • At least $250,000 in annual revenue
  • In business for at least 3 years
  • Has at least one employee other than the owner

Apply online by May 31 at and select the Syracuse, NY location.