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STEP Grant Kick-Off Meeting

Wednesday, February 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am • Organized By Kansas Department of Commerce, Export Assistance
10900 Clay Blair Blvd., Olathe, KS 66061

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The Kansas Department of Commerce and the Kansas Department of Agriculture have been chosen by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as recipients of SBA’s State Trade Expansion Program (STEP), which will be used to provide much-needed export assistance to Kansas small and medium-sized businesses.

The STEP program is funded in part through a grant with the SBA. Since 2012, more than 110 Kansas small businesses have achieved $23 million in export sales through STEP programs.

The Kansas STEP team will focus on several areas to aid eligible companies’ exporting efforts. These areas include export training, trade shows and missions, and market entry support.

The Kansas Department of Commerce, in cooperation with its partners, will host three kickoff meetings for businesses interested in utilizing STEP grant programs.

• February 20: Wichita, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., 501 E Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67202. There is no cost to participate in this meeting. Please visit the registration page to sign up.

• February 21: Olathe, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., 10900 Clay Blair Blvd, Olathe, KS 66061. There is no cost to participate in this meeting. Please visit the registration page to sign up.

• Spring, 2018: Hays/Salina. There is no cost to participate in this meeting. Detailed information will be available on the STEP website shortly. Please visit the registration page to sign up.  

Businesses that wish to apply for support or are interested in learning more should visit KansasCommerce.gov/STEP. 

When
February 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am Add to my Calendar
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Kansas Bioscience Park
10900 Clay Blair Blvd.
Olathe, KS 66061
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