Continuing to provide small business owners with educational resources, Goldman Sachs is again offering scholarships for the 10,000 Small Business Scholar Program at Long Beach City College.
Selected business owners, who can apply to participate before the Jan. 13 deadline, may receive a scholarship from Goldman Sachs to participate in entrepreneur training programs that examine business fundamentals and provide opportunities for participants to network with other business owners and professionals. The spring program begins in March.
There will be several free information sessions about the 10,000 Small Business Scholar Program, which is part of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses initiative in partnership with Long Beach Community College to create jobs and increase economic development. The $500 million national program is designed to provide entrepreneurs with practical business education, access to capital and business support services.
Curriculum for the program includes program orientation, 11 pre-scheduled learning sessions, out-of-class activities (including assignments and attending networking events and business support clinics) and developing a business growth plan. Also, the participants each will have access to one-on-one business advisory services, technical assistance and more. Find out more about this program