The Ohio International Market Access Grant for Exporters (IMAGE), funded by the state of Ohio and the U.S. Small Business Administration, is designed to increase exports and create jobs. The IMAGE grant offers financial assistance for small businesses to promote their products and services in international markets. The grant will provide a 50 percent reimbursement up to $10,000 per fiscal year for qualifying activities.
All eligible activities must be completed by September 30, 2015.
The IMAGE program requires the application to be signed by a corporate officer, certifying that the following eligibility criteria will be met:
MAGE funds will reimburse companies a maximum of $10,000* (50 percent on expenditures up to $20,000) for participation in the following activities:
The minimum IMAGE reimbursement amount is $1,000 (50 percent on expenditures of $2,000).