Small Business Loan Eligibility and Application Information

Applicant Eligibility

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Be a US citizen or lawful permanent resident
  • Own or intend to establish a for-profit business or non-profit childcare in Northeast Indiana
  • Have not filed bankruptcy in the previous 12 months

A loan approval is based on your business plan, current ability to repay the loan, credit history, collateral, and the history of the business if already in operation.

How to Apply

Download the application, complete all fields including signatures, gather required documents, then submit using the secure upload link on the right-side menu. If you experience any problems, reach out to our office at (260) 423-3546 ext. 610 or Submit the loan application, along with the applicable documents from the checklist found on the first page of the application. If you do not already have a business plan please use the business plan template listed to the right.

Loan Application Fee

Once you gather all the necessary documents on the checklist, you can pay the application fee using PayPal:  Please fill in your full name in the “note” section.