2015 Greater Hill District Grant Competition
We aim to recognize the entrepreneurial spirit that is alive and strong in the Hill District community. The categories are divided into the following:
- Existing businesses: service industry (see list below) and construction businesses that are established, at least 1 year old, and currently operating in the Hill District;
- Start-ups: these are businesses in the start-up phase or can be businesses in the planning process as long as the entrepreneur is a Hill District resident or intends to open the business in the Hill District.
Service Industry List:
- Health Care
- Social (for profit)
- Food & Accommodation
- Arts & Entertainment
- Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
Orientation 1- Thursday, April 30th, 6pm-8pm
Orientation 2- Tuesday, May 5th, 6pm-8pm
(Orientation 2 is for individuals unable to attend Orientation 1)
One Hope Square
Business Exchange Center (1st Floor)
1901 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
2015 Registration Closed on May 8th, 2015
The 2015 registration period is now closed – registrations are no longer being accepted.
The materials below are for review only.
Business Plan Summary Guide
Sample- Business Plan Summary
Entrepreneurial Assessment PPT
(Example) Cover Letter
(Guide) Cover Letter
Marketing Your Business Idea PPT
Reading Materials for Greater Insight into Entrepreneurial Experience:
Article #1- Download, here.
Article #2- Download, here.
Article #3- Download, here.
Article #4- Download, here.
Article #5- Download, here.
Partners & Supporters
Our partners and supporters for this year’s competition:
View our Hill District business directory
2015 Competition Flyer
Download a PDF of the 2015 competition flyer for your storefront!
Download today (6.8MB file!)