Before you apply…
It is recommended, but not required for acceptance, that your business have:
- At least 2 years of business operations
- $50,000 annual revenue
- Virginia-registered: If your business is not registered in Virginia, please learn more on the Virginia Foreign Business Registration webpage. It's only $75 to register.
- Members of the Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce will be selected first. Learn more about membership here.
- Participation is mandatory. Three unexcused absences will result in your business being disqualified from participating in the rest of the program.
- You must attend every workshop with your webcam ON. Make arrangements for each class, or you will be counted absent.