Apply as a Minority Business Owner


The Minority Business Accelerator (MBA) seeks, high-growth potential, Black and Hispanic businesses. High-growth potential indicates the company’s ability to generate larger profits, increase production and resources, such as hiring new employees, purchasing equipment, and/or expanding a physical location.

Minimum qualifications for consideration are:

  • Black or Hispanic owned and operated business (>51%)
  • Headquartered in Tampa/Hillsborough County, Florida
  • Current business plan with a well-defined growth strategy 
  • Annual Gross Revenue of $500,000 +