Being your own business owner can be a rewarding career path that many veterans have chosen to undertake. Find out more about how Michigan provides entrepreneurial support to start and operate a business in the state. The links below are resources that veterans can use to either learn about opening up a business or for current veteran business owners to help grow and develop their business further.
- Office of Veteran Business Development - Small Business Administration
- Veteran Entrepreneur Portal – U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
- Veteran Franchising Opportunities – U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
- VETFRAN – International Franchise Association
- Michigan Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
The Additional Information section contains information on the following topics:
- Veterans Benefits & Services Booklet – Federal
- Veterans Benefits & Services Booklet – State of Michigan
- Veterans Service Officers and Veterans Trust Fund Agents – State of Michigan
- eBenefits – U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
- Veterans Benefits Administration – U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
- Veterans Health Administration – U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
- Veteran Service Organizations (VSO) – Detroit Regional Benefits Office
- Veterans Justice Outreach (VJO) Program – U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
- Center for Women Veterans – U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
- U.S. Social Security Administration
- Unemployment Insurance Agency – State of Michigan
- Michigan Rehabilitative Services – State of Michigan
- Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA) – U.S. Department of Labor
- Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) – U.S. Department of Defense
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