The SBA’s Community Advantage Loan for the Arts and Entertainment Industry is a new application to an existing SBA loan product that provides working capital of up to $250,000 and up to an 85% loan guarantee for small businesses in the Arts and Entertainment Industry.
To provide working capital for small businesses in the arts/entertainment industry; including but not limited to: assisting in the release of a commercial product and/or the fulfillment of contracts with companies for marketing, distribution and licensing services while maintaining transparency, ownership, and accountability through standard business practices.
Why is This Loan So Important?
The U.S. is the global leader in Arts and Entertainment and the platform for small businesses to conduct business both domestically and globally is ever changing. Through this loan package, we aim to support the needs of small businesses in arts and entertainment by making financing more accessible, strengthening the arts and entertainment small business ability to compete, and recognizing the value of Intellectual Property as well as Research and Development as business assets.
How Funds May be Used
Eligible uses include - but are not limited to:
Eligibility Requirements Highlights
Who May Apply?
Over 900 different types of business are eligible to apply that provide the following products and services:
How to Get Started
To learn more and see if your business is ready to apply, register your business and contact us today!