More IP resources for small businesses

After securing a patent or trademark, you may need help taking the next step in starting up your small business or protecting your intellectual property at home and abroad. A variety of federal and intergovernmental resources are available to help you along your journey. Explore federal grant opportunities for small and minority-owned businesses and learn how to navigate international intellectual property protection using the links below.


Find federal funding to support your innovation


Commercialization resources for small and minority-owned businesses


Protecting intellectual property