Financial Resources

Financial Resources

We can connect you to many financial programs locally, regionally and at the state level. Please contact Shawano County Economic Progress, Inc. for more information.

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  • We can also assist you with grant applications that provide funds for market research and training/educational programs.

Plus, we have a large database of Strategic Partners. SCEPI can be your liaison to help get you connected to each of their unique programs.

City of Shawano BID Business Improvement Grant Application

SCEPI administers the City of Shawano’s BID (Business Improvement District) Business Improvement Grant program.  Contact SCEPI for information.

BID Grant Brochure   BID Grant Guidelines 

BID Grant Application

USDA Rural Development

Wisconsin Program Contact:
Rural Business & Cooperative Programs
5417 Clem’s Way
Stevens Point, WI 54482
Phone: 715-345-7610

Programs & Services for Businesses

USDA provides funding opportunities for rural small businesses through loans, loan guarantees, and grants.

For Cooperatives

Rural Development provides financial assistance opportunities that are available to assist rural businesses, including cooperatives and agricultural producers.

Financing Resources

Grants, Loans and Programs:
Financial Services:
Venture Capital: