BOH accepting grant applications for small biz on Saipan

Posted on Aug 02 2021


Bank of Hawaii is now accepting applications for the I Kinometi Para I Kumunidåt I Islå-ta Small Business Revitalization and Development Grant for projects that stimulate small business development and economic activity on Saipan.

Small business owners with a successful track record in business operation or management and who have not yet been a recipient of the grant are invited to submit applications by Friday, Aug. 6, 2021. Five grants up to $5,000 each will be awarded.

Bank of Hawaii established the grant program in 2012 to promote new businesses and to encourage existing small businesses on the island of Saipan to expand.

Grant awardees are expected to report to the bank on how the grant has made a difference to their business and the community by Friday, Oct. 1, 2021.

Applications are available online ( or by contacting either the Pacific Islands Small Business Development Center at, Bank of Hawaii’s Gualo Rai branch or Gualo Rai branch manager Rose Sumor at or (670) 237-2983. Applications should be submitted to Sumor via email or by regular mail to Bank of Hawaii, Springs Plaza, Chalan Pale Arnold, Saipan MP 96950 or PO Box 500566, Saipan MP 96950. (PR)

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