Small Business Micro-Grant Program

The Leavenworth County Development Corporation has a micro-grant program for new and existing companies in Leavenworth County. Prior to submitting the application, businesses should contact Lisa Haack, Economic Development Coordinator, at (913) 727-6111 or email lhaack@lvcountyed.org.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • The applicant must be a for-profit business located in Leavenworth County.
  • Companies with less than 20 employees and less than $750,000 in revenue may apply.
  • A company match is required.

Use of funds:

  • Equipment purchases
  • Accounting/attorney fees for business set up
  • Vendor training expenses
  • Consulting/leadership training fees
  • Initial IT/website development costs
  • Remodels, additions or improvements to real estate
  • Other key business investment

Application and Reimbursement Processes:

  • The final grant award amount will be determined by LCDC staff.
  • Payments will be made upon applicant’s submission of receipts for eligible project costs.
  • Economic development impact should be demonstrated by the application, an award increment minimum of $200 and no greater than $1,500 will be dispersed to the applicant.
  • As determined by LCDC staff, companies with strong business plan and not a threat to close, leave or fail will be given first priority.

Click here to download the application.