NJEDA is an independent state financing and development agency who arranges access to capital for small and middle-size businesses and offers training and technical support. Look at their Financing for Small, Mid-size Businesses page and check out information about the Entrepreneurial Training Institute’s training sessions.
Are you searching for an SBA lender to help you with the financing needed to start or expand your small business? The following is a listing of SBA lenders who can help you gain access to the capital necessary to grow your business in New Jersey. Please click on the link below to download and view a current listing of SBA lenders.
As a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) and a US Small Business Administration (SBA) lender, we’re committed to helping start-up and existing small businesses throughout our expanded service area of New Jersey, New York City, Westchester County (NY), Philadelphia, and Bucks County (PA).
From the Small Business Association, a detailed site containing all the loan programs run by the SBA, including microloans and the 7(A) Loan Guaranty Program. Links to forms and a list of lenders with SBA loan guaranty agreements are also available. The SBA Office of Advocacy provides research and statistics to help small businesses and entrepreneurs.
The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program is a highly competitive program that encourages domestic small businesses to engage in Federal Research/Research and Development (R/R&D) that has the potential for commercialization. The Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) is another program that expands funding opportunities in the federal innovation research and development (R&D) arena.
UCEDC is a private non-profit Community Development Financial Institution that fosters economic growth. They provide financial and technical assistance to new and existing businesses with emphasis on benefiting under-served people and communities.
The WCEC's Women's Business Center can help you to review your business plan so that it is optimally positioned for consideration by one of our lending partners. The Women's Business Center is also a Trustee of Kiva, an online platform that provides zero-interest, crowdfunded micro loans of up to $10,000 for qualified clients.