If you meet the eligibility criteria for the financing, follow these steps:

The Process

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    Step 1

    Enter a small business development program to build a business plan.

    - OR -

    Have an established business plan or small business experience.

  • Step 2

    Check your eligibility to receive financing from Rise:

    • Through online questionnaire. Click here.
    • Call or email Rise.
  • Step 3

    If you are eligible for financing, fillĀ and submit a Rise application. Include your business plan with the submission.

    • Contact Rise staff if you require help in the process.
  • Step 4

    Meet with a Rise financing officer.

    • Answer all follow up questions and provide supporting documentation as required.

Financing application


Financing tools


Business plan guide


Book a meeting

with Rise staff to discuss your application.
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