Starting January 16th, 2022, the program will expand eligibility to all women-owned small businesses, regardless of race or ethnicity. Please refer to our Terms & Conditions to see if you are eligible to apply!


Comcast RISE Awards nearly 6,700 small businesses owned by people of color with Grants, Marketing or Technology Resources to date!

422 Cities IN 34 States

On November 23rd, 2021 we announced the fifth round of Comcast RISE awardees, which included 600 small businesses that will receive a $10,000 grant and an additional 1,300 small businesses, that will receive Consulting, Media, or Creative Production services from Effectv, the advertising sales division of Comcast Cable, or a Tech Makeover from Comcast Business.

To date, nearly 6,700 recipients in 422 cities across 34 states have been selected as Comcast RISE recipients, including a diverse roster from restaurants and barber shops, to professional services, childcare centers and retail shops.