Developing Your Program Application

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When developing your loan or lease application keep in mind your program and organizational needs and requirements including any eligibility, reporting and data collection.  Don’t forget any statistical reporting required by your organization or funders. 
 
You will also need to provide your potential applicants with a program description:
 
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Using the online application on the fish hub we were able to construct our application using:

  1. Fish Hub Features
    • Personal Profile
    • Business information
    • Boat Plan includes: Business plan & harvest plan
  2. Forms created on the fish hub to meet our specific needs
    • Eligibility criteria
    • Fishing Report from Prior Year (*see sample form below. Used to collect some statistical information from the fishing year, that is not reflected in other documentation.)
  3. Additional documentation provided on paper or uploaded as part of the application.
    • Proof of Insurance
    • Proof of Residency
    • Proof of Coast Guard Inspection
    • Year to date P&L
    • Personal Financial Statement
  4. Signed paper documentation:
    • Signature Page
    • IRS form 4506-T (this is a request for transcript from the IRS, which provides the return and proof of filing.)