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STEP Awardee: Arkansas

Office Information:

University of Arkansas
Arkansas World Trade Center
210 Administration Building
Fayetteville, AR 72701


Mr. Dan Hendrix
Arkansas World Trade Center
tbd, AR 00000

Federal Funding: $0

Match: $0

Total: $0


State Organization: University of Arkansas, World Trade Center Arkansas

The State of Arkansas will use STEP award funds to support eligible small business concerns’ participation in foreign industry tradeshows, including the IWA & Outdoor Classics Show and AERO 2016 in Germany, Expocomer in Panama, and the Farnborough Airshow in the UK. Arkansas will also provide assistance to eligible small businesses travelling to foreign markets on sales trips and for business to business meetings arranged through the Gold Key matching services of the U.S. Department of Commerce.  In addition, the State will host reverse trade missions, collaborate with international Chambers of Commerce, and offer export training provided by key resource partners.