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Center for Women Entrepreneurs

Center for Women Entrepreneurs

Committed to #WomenOwned in Texas

The Center for Women Entrepreneurs at Texas Woman’s University is committed to helping women in Texas become successful business owners.

We provide the tools for women-owned businesses to succeed, including:

  • Business Advising
  • Funding
  • Networking
  • Training

Whether you are a current business owner or are considering starting a business, we invite you to explore the many ways the Center for Women Entrepreneurs can assist you in achieving success. Together, we can accomplish great things.

AssistHER COVID-19 Emergency Relief Grants

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In March, Texas Woman's Center for Women Entrepreneurs launched a new AssistHer COVID-19 Emergency Relief Grant Program to assist woman-owned businesses severely impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19). A total of $1 million (100 grant awards of $10,000 each) was available.

Learn more about AssistHer Grants

UPDATE April 26, 2020: THE ASSISTHER GRANT PROGRAM IS NO LONGER TAKING APPLICATIONS

Did You Know?

Four of every 10 U.S. businesses are owned by women, and they generate $3.1 trillion in revenue.
-Guidant Financial

One in five firms with revenue of $1 million or more is woman-owned.
-National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO)

Texas was named the best state for female entrepreneurs.
-FitSmallBusiness.com

Page last updated 3:24 PM, May 12, 2020