The U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Entrepreneurial Development plans to issue Program Announcement No.
OED-2013 to provide a unique collaborative approach to delivering long-term economic small business recovery and resiliency.
Applicants will develop collaborative
Sandy Recovery counseling and training programs to support the recovery and start-up of small business concerns in communities that were physically and economically impacted by Superstorm Sandy in October 2012 resulting in the loss of jobs or small business instability.
The collaborative group of partners, coordinated by the lead applicant, will each bring unique contributions to deliver superior results.
State and local public or private business assistance entities or other local economic development entities are encouraged to partner with eligible applicants (as described above) to become part of the Application team.