Norton Business Challenge

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About The Norton Business Challenge

The Norton Business Challenge is a educational opportunity and an optional competitive process that can award over $50,000 in business investment grants and services for new entrepreneurial ventures and existing businesses looking to expand with additional job creation in Downtown Norton street level storefronts. During the six week business training series participants will acquire important skills and receive tools necessary for business success. At the conclusion of the training sessions participants will have the opportunity to submit a written business plan and present their idea to the judges.

The competition is sponsored by the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development's Community Business Launch and the Norton Industrial Development Authority. 

See below links for more information about the Norton Business Challenge and to apply to participate. 

Business Challenge Application

Business Challenge Fact Sheet

Business Challenge Area