For Immediate Release: February 19, 2018
Media Contact: Tony Cook, Director of Public Relations and Marketing
Phone: (504) 671-5478
New Orleans — The deadline to apply for the Summer Cohort of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program at Delgado Community College has been extended to Friday, February 23.
Participants selected for this prestigious program receive a full scholarship funded through the Goldman Sachs Foundation.
The program runs 12 weeks, from Tuesday, May 22 through Thursday, August 23 at the Delgado Community College City Park Campus in New Orleans. Most sessions will be held on Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Eligible applicants are business owners that have the capacity, desire and commitment to grow their business. The business must be at least two years old, generating at least $150,000 in gross revenues and employing the equivalent of four full-time employees (including the applicant).
Participants who complete the program, nationwide, have revenue growth rates and increased job creation far beyond national averages. The program tracks each participant’s growth, post-program, to determine ROI and effectiveness.
Go to www.10ksbapply.com for more information and to complete a brief eligibility application. If eligible, the applicant will be asked to complete a more detailed application and, upon its completion, will be invited to interview for the program. For more information, email 10KSB@dcc.edu or call (504) 671-6555.
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