Brandywine Boost

If you are a small to medium-sized business owner in Pennsylvania or Delaware you’re eligible for this Penn State grant program. You might receive up to $5,000 USD and assistance in a variety of sectors such as accounting and website design.

The application for the next round of grants will be available mid-2018. Follow Lootstrap on Facebookfor updates!

Award Amount

  • Up to $5,000


  • Media, Pennsylvania, USA

Additional Benefits

  • One-on-one direct analysis and advising and workshops designed for larger groups
  • Help with a variety of fields such as:
    • Accounting/bookkeeping, payroll, taxes, and working with government
    • Use of information management tools, website function and design
    • Advertising and marketing research strategy, entrepreneurial startups, leadership

Who Can Apply

  • Small and medium-sized business owners and entrepreneurs
  • Based in Pennsylvania and Delaware
  • Innovative product or service with some market traction

Selection Criteria

  • Background and expertise of the team and founders
  • How involved founders are with day-to-day business and the quality of workforce
  • Comfort and familiarity with e-commerce

Application Process


  • Mentor and work with college students in your field