Fund Details
GFW Inc. Bridge Program


Eligibility Criteria:

  • Applicant is 18 years of age or older.
  • Business is at least 51% owned, operated, and controlled by either an:
        - Individual identifying as a woman OR 
        - Individual identifying as an underrepresented minority (person of color/underrepresented ethnic minority, immigrant, disability, LGBTQI, and/or military/veteran status.)

  • Business is currently located and operationally based in Allen County, Indiana.
  • Business was operating on or before June 2019.
  • Business is not affiliated with a current Bridge Entrepreneur company.
  • Business is not a franchise.
  • Only one application per business will be reviewed - all duplicate applications will be disqualified.

By proceeding to submit an application, applicants certify that they meet the above eligibility criteria and that their application information on this form is true, correct, and complete. You also agree to allowing GFW Inc. to share information from the application with potential Bridge Program sponsors and in official marketing materials.

For questions about this application or the GFW Inc. Bridge Program, please contact Aaryn Eady at 

Begin Accepting Applications Date:
Deadline Date (EST Time Zone):
11/27/2020 11:59 PM