The U.S. Department of the Treasury, through its State Small Business Credit Initiative, has awarded Wisconsin $1.9 million in technical assistance funding, according to a Tuesday announcement from Gov. Tony Evers’ office.

The funding will provide legal and financial advice for 1,150 small businesses across the state.

The grant will be administered through the Wisconsin Department of Administration and WEDC. Those two organizations will then award grants to the University of Wisconsin-Madison Law and Entrepreneurship Clinic and the UW Institute for Business and Entrepreneurship.

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