SBA Gems

First Place [1 Prize at $5,000]

Introducing SBA Gems - An useful mobile application for small businesses and entrepreneurs to find and share federal and SBA programs and resources to jump start or grow business.

We hope that you will find this application useful and it will help you to utilize various resources and programs from SBA and Federal Government to grow your business.

DATA SOURCES: ☆ SBA APIs: Small Business Administration http://www.sba.gov/api; ☆ Small Business Innovation Research Program http://www.sbir.gov/apis ☆ Youtube SBA Channel - http://www.youtube.com/user/sba ☆ SBA Twitter Stream for latest news and updates from SBA - https://twitter.com/#!/SBAgov ☆ Challenge.gov - Competition Feed - http://www.challenge.gov ☆ Business and Entrepreneurship News Feeds

SUPPORTED PLATFORMS: Android Smartphone and Tablets

FEATURES DETAILS: ☆ Business License and Permits - SBA.gov's Business License and Permit Search Tool provides small business owners with a list of federal, state and local permits, licenses, and registrations needed to run a business. ☆ Federal Loan and Grants - SBA.gov's Loans & Grants Search API provides access to a collection of links to Federal, state, and local financial assistance programs that help small businesses get started or expand operations. ☆ Recommended Sites - The Recommended Sites data set includes links to federal, state and local websites that are boosted to the top of organic search results for "long-tail" queries to improve the relevancy of web search results. ☆ Small business programs - Find Small business programs n USA ☆ Small business Awards - Find SBA Office using Zip code ☆ Find SBA - Find SBA Office using Zip code ☆ Challenges - Find challenges from Federal Government ☆ News, Twitter feeds and SBA Videos ☆ Bookmarks - Save favorite information using bookmarks and access bookmarks from one single location from dashboard ☆ Share - Share useful links, information and resources with friends using email, messaging, Facebook, Twitter etc.

IMPORTANT APP NOTES: - SBA Gems Application requires Internet access to work. So please make sure that your device is connected to the internet when using this application.

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