The Shore Hatchery will fund up to $200,000 a year to be available to those applying for grants through the Shore

Hatchery program. Shore Hatchery board of directors members select recipients based on multi-round presentations.

The goal of the Shore Hatchery is to reward individuals for their entrepreneurial efforts in the creation and growth of businesses with the potential of positively impacting regional employment within three years.

Targeted funding amounts are $50,000 maximum with other amounts available for non-profit, social and emerging entrepreneurs.

Submissions to the Shore Hatchery are accepted twice a year (typically in March and September)