Micro Grant Process
The I Bisinun Mami Micro Grant Program is available for those who have completed GUMA's I Bisinun Mami Program. Through this, you can apply for up to $3,000.00 in startup funding for your business.
I Bisinun Mami Program
Complete GUMA's 2-week Training Program.
For more information on the I Bisinun Mami Program, click the button below.
Obtain your Business License
If you haven't already obtained your Guam Business License, you must do so before continuing in the application process. Click the button below for some helpful information on how to apply for and obtain it!
Build and Finalize your Business Documents
During I Bisinun Mami, you will have received GUMA's Business Plan (Short Form). It is recommended that you fill this form out carefully before applying for your business license so that you can better identify what kinds of licenses your business may require.
Click the button below to access this fillable form.
Fill out GUMA's Micro Grant Application
Read this application carefully and complete it to the best of your ability.
Collect job resumes from your key personnel (i.e., owners/co-owners, managers, etc.). If available, also include company literature (i.e., brochures, pamphlets, business cards, etc.). Include these documents in your application packet.
Collect Expense Quotes
You will be required to create a document with three quotes per requested expense.
Click the button below for an example of what your quotation document should look like.
Turn it in!
Submit your documents by creating your GUMA account and uploading through our website.
For questions, comments, or concerns, please contact our office by going through the "CONTACT GUMA" page.
You will receive confirmation from someone of the team that we have received your application.
Review & Awarding
All submissions are subject to review by the GUMA Team and our Board of Directors. After the application due date, you will be assigned a case manager who will work directly with you and guide you through the remainder of the Micro Grant Application process.