Receiving government grant money certainly does not mean that you cannot apply for other types of financial assistance and loans from the government. There are many businesses in existence that upon receiving government grant money have gone on and successfully received money from various loan programs. Each individual’s need is looked at as a separate entity and approval is based on the individual’s requirements and ability to meet the guidelines and criteria in place for the grants and loans.
You can also take advantage of the Small Business Startup Assessment Tool below and see the tools and resources you need to succeed at launching your business. It takes just a minute and will also tell you if there may be any funding programs available.