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Your Responsibilities

Being a SEAP program participant requires you to focus full-time on starting a business.

To be approved for SEAP, you must:

  1. Determine your Eligibility and info about the SEAP Program

  2. Download the application and instructions to submit

  3. Send the completed application to for a signature

  4. Submit the application to Employment Security Department directly

  5. Notify WVC Center for Entrepreneurship if you are approved

  6. Provide your name, Social Security number, the type of business you intend to pursue, and verification of your regular progress in the program. Ongoing information after you complete the program will also include when you actually started your business and the number of people you hire in the future to work in your business (if you do.)

  7. Work with your WVC representative to select and submit payment for the required courses that satisfy the need for education on these four topics: Starting a business, writing a business plan, marketing, and basic accounting.  Learn more about these courses here.

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