Ohio Global Market Grants Available to Local Small Businesses

The Ohio Department of Development is offering grants of up to $10,000 for small businesses through its International Market Access Grants for Exporters (IMAGE) program. IMAGE program grants cover a wide variety of activities that businesses engage in to promote their products internationally. Eligible expenses include international trade show exhibitions, participation in U.S. Commercial Service Programs, individual market visits, trade missions, and translation expenses. The program provides 50 percent reimbursement of up to $20,000 in eligible expenses for activities that are designed to increase export sales through September 29, 2024, or when funds are exhausted. Funding will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. APPLY NOW