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Alabama awards grant to help entrepreneurs and upstart companies

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Alabama awards more than $500,000 to help entrepreneurs and upstart companies get off the ground with their businesses.

Posted: Jan. 2, 2018 3:08 PM

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WTVA) – Alabama is looking to help entrepreneurs and upstart companies get off the ground with their businesses.

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Gov. Kay Ivey awarded a $580,000 grant to support the Alabama Launchpad, which offers entrepreneurs an opportunity to be awarded money to develop their business.

The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs is administering the grant from the Alabama Research Alliance Trust Fund.

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