Information you’ll need to provide

  • Basic personal information such as your name, title, and email address.
  • Basic business information such as your business name, phone number, address, and website/social media information. 
  • An upload of your business logo. 
  • Operational documentation for your business including Articles of Incorporation, Sunbiz registration, and your most recent tax returns. 
  • A 5-minute business pitch video. 
  • A completed W9 form.

Helpful tips

  • In 2022, a total of $800,000 was awarded. 2 businesses won $100,000 and 12 businesses won $50,000. Click to learn more about the finalist for Round 1 and Round 2.
  • The 12 months of business assistance is sponsored by StartUp FIU Local and Bank of America.

About this program

Provided by: Miami-Dade County

If you have questions, you can speak with a program representative at:


Program Information: BizUp Grant (2022 annoucement)

Register today!

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How we can help

Here is direct contact information for Program Representatives who will answer any questions and help you apply.

  1. To get started, call or email one of the experts from Miami-Dade County.
  2. You might say, “Hi, I’m a small business owner in Miami-Dade and I am interested in applying.”

If you don’t hear back within 48 hours, send us an email at

Michaeljohn Green, Deputy Director of Community & Economic Development

Miami-Dade County

(786) 501-6593