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Shawano County Economic Progress Inc.
is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Please contact Dennis Heling at               (715) 526-5839 for assistance with             special accommodations. 

Shawano County Economic Progress, Inc.

Shawano County Economic Progress, Inc. (SCEPI) has been providing assistance to businesses and organizations since it was incorporated in 1987. SCEPI is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation dedicated to promoting economic vitality throughout Shawano County by acting as a technical resource and facilitator for our communities, businesses and organizations.
Learn how SCEPI has assisted in Shawano County’s economic vitality and quality of life.

       Ready to Grow

What is the GROW Grant?

This two-part program series is designed to help small business owners grow their business beyond the "first stage" or microenterprise level.  Business owners will participate in a valuable workshop series that will identify key enterpreneurial talents, focus on developing and directing skills, as well as composing an effective One Page Business Plan.

GROW Grant Flyer


Small Business Initiative Entrepreneur & Business Owner Programming -

Welcome to the Small Business Initiative at NWTC. Are you looking to take your business to the next level? Want to turn your entrepreneurial idea into a business? The Small Business Initiative is a great place to start!

The Small Business Initiative (SBI) is the comprehensive resource in Northeast Wisconsin to assist in the development of entrepreneurs and growth of local small businesses. The Small Business Initiative provides customized coaching and workshops with the help of our team of experienced business owners, entrepreneurs, marketing, operations, legal and financial professionals. Let us help you put your business on the path to success through our specialized programming. 

Small Business Initiative Entrepreneur & Business Owner Development Guide