LISTED BELOW ARE PROGRAMS TO HELP VETERAN ENTREPRENEURS
New York State Veterans Business Outreach Center Program
This organization provides free services including one-to-one counseling, financial guidance, and mentoring to veterans, spouses,widows, widowers, and children of veterans.
U.S. Small Business Administration’s Patriot Express Pilot Loan Initiative
Loans for veterans and members of the military who want to create or expand a small business. Loans are available up to $500,000. Veterans can use the loan for purchasing equipment, inventory, or expansion.
Score’s Veteran Fast Launch Initiative
Score has been training and mentoring veteran entrepreneurs for more than 45 years. Through its network of 13,000 volunteers, Score provides business training, workshops, and online tutorials for veterans and active duty military. It also offers free or discounted resources such as computer software and business services provided by major corporate partners.