Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Application Deadline is Feb. 15

February 11, 2019

The deadline to apply for the Summer Cohort of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program at Delgado Community College is Friday, February 15, 2019. Participants selected for this prestigious program receive a full scholarship funded through the Goldman Sachs Foundation.

The program runs 12 weeks, from May 21, 2019 through August 22, 2019 at the Delgado Community College City Park Campus in New Orleans. Most sessions will be held on Thursdays from 8:00 am to 5:30 pm.

Eligible applicants are business owners who 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 participants’ growth, post-program, to determine the ROI of its effectiveness.

Go to for more information and to complete a brief eligibility application. If deemed 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, contact email or call (504) 671-6555. 

Delgado Community College will celebrate 100 years of service to the New Orleans region in 2021. The oldest and largest community college in Louisiana, Delgado provides instruction online and at seven locations. Fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Delgado offers students the most comprehensive array of education and training services available in the 10-parish New Orleans region. Additionally, Delgado has articulation agreements with most of the state’s four-year colleges and universities that allow students to smoothly transfer their Delgado credits to bachelor’s degree programs. As well as offering degrees and transferable college credits, Delgado provides diplomas and certificates in many professional and technical areas. Workforce development is a priority at Delgado, hence the college’s motto: “Education that works!”