The Red Backpack Grant Fund

The Spanx by Sara Blakely Foundation has created the Red Backpack Grant Fund, which offers 1,000 grants of $5,000 each to female entrepreneurs in the U.S. Recipients will also receive a “lucky” red backpack and a free annual all-access pass to 80+
MasterClass instructors (providing entrepreneurship classes).

NOTE: Applications will next be open from August 3-10. To sign-up for an email notifications on when applications are reopening, click here.

A business is eligible for this grant program if it:

  1. Is primarily women-owned;
  2. Has annual revenues less than $5 million;
  3. Has 1-49 employees on staff; and
  4. Can demonstrate that COVID19 has caused economic

For more information about the Red Backpack Fund, click