Up to $5,000 in Export Assistance Available for Washington State Small Businesses

Through a grant provided by the U.S. Small Business Administration, Washington State small businesses may apply for an export voucher worth up to $5,000 from the Washington State Department of Commerce. The funds may be used to offset export-related expenses, such as trade show airfare and fees, international marketing campaigns, translation of marketing materials, interpreter fees and international certifications.

Eligibility requirements apply, as well as a 25% company match of up to $1,250. For more information, contact Julie Monahan, Business Development Manager, at Julie.monahan@commerce.wa.gov or 206-256-6147.

Applications will be accepted through July 1, 2015.