Small Business
Development Center

We are an outreach center of the Fox School of Business and Management at Temple University that has been serving Philadelphia and the surrounding communities since 1983. Our highly trained and experienced staff is here to provide start-up and small businesses with professional knowledge and assistance. Our mission is to help small businesses grow and succeed.

Scholarships Available for Transportation Construction Firms

July 16, 2018 //

Transportation is a growth industry in Philadelphia. According to a May 2018 report, Trade, transportation, and utilities added 8,000 jobs in the local area. If you’re a fledgling contractor or a novice in the construction business, the Construction management Certificate at Temple University can get you on the fast track to success.

We have a limited number of scholarships available!

Thanks to a partnership with Cheyney University, we have five (5) $1500 scholarships available to construction/contractor  businesses that are certified DBE, MBE, WBE, and/or VBE.
Want to learn more? Register here for a free information session on Saturday July 28th at 10am.

From concrete pavers to landscapers, from heavy highway builders to drywallers – almost any type of construction business could qualify; what’s most important is your commitment and potential to succeed.

Recipients will be selected based on their interest in entry into the transportation arena and on a first come/first served basis, provided they are eligible, registered for the course and have made the first payment.
We offer a 10% discount to all Military Veterans
Calling all Owlpreneurs! Discounts are also available to Temple Students, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff.
Please email sbtrain@temple.edu or call 215.204.3856 for more information about scholarship opportunities or to register with payment by check or money order.