Deadline: May 31, 2024

Win Free Expert SEO Consultation for Your Growing Business

Seize the extraordinary chance to transform your organization's digital trajectory with Transistor Digital's SEO Voltage Grant! Tailored for both non-profits seeking to amplify their impactful missions and startups/small businesses poised for exponential growth, this competition offers an invaluable prize: a comprehensive $9,000 SEO consultation package. 

One non-profit and one for profit business will be selected as winners of the 2024 Voltage Grant.

Winners will get:

  • Dedicated SEO team with Senior Staff
  • Kick off meeting with their dedicated SEO team that will include a senior team member and a support resource. 
  • Researched keyword map tailored to your site, market and goals
  • SEO strategy for 6 months based on business objectives, goals and market opportunities
  • Content strategy for 6 months based on SEO strategy and keyword map.
  • Consultation and implementation support for 3 months.
  • Three BOOST optimization campaigns (one per month).
  • Close out meeting to address questions and support further growth after 6 months post kick off.

Don't miss this unparalleled opportunity to elevate your website's visibility, drive engagement, and unlock new growth avenues. 

Submit your application today and embark on a journey to digital excellence and visibility that can redefine the future of your organization!

Selection Process

Applications will be evaluated by the Transistor team, focusing on each business's potential to leverage SEO for growth, the alignment of SEO goals with business objectives, and the impact of enhanced online visibility on overall business success. Selected startups and small businesses will be contacted for an introductory meeting to discuss further steps in the process.

We're eager to support the aspirations of startups and small businesses ready to elevate their online presence and achieve significant growth through strategic SEO enhancements.

Voltage Grant Submission From

Timeline for Voltage Grant

  • Submissions Due

    May 31, 2024

  • Submissions Review 

    June 3, 2024 - June 7, 2024

  • Winner Announcements 

    June 10, 2024

  • Engagement Start

    June 24, 2024

  • Hands on Support

    July, August, September 2024

  • Close Out Call

    December, 2024

Winner Qualifications



To ensure the Transistor SEO Voltage Grant is accessible and impactful for non-profit organizations dedicated to making a difference, we have outlined a set of qualifications that must be met for submission. These criteria are designed to identify non-profits that are in a position to benefit most significantly from our SEO consultation and support services:

Eligibility Criteria for Non-Profit Organizations:

  • Registered Non-Profit Status: Must be a registered non-profit organization or charity in the country of operation. Proof of status is required upon application.
  • Website Ownership: Must own a functioning website that is central to the organization's mission and outreach efforts. Preferred CMS options include Wordpress, Shopify.
  • Commitment to Participation: Able to commit to the full duration of the SEO consultation and implementation process, including preparatory and follow-up meetings with the Transistor team.
  • Goals Alignment: Clear understanding of how improved SEO and online visibility could support their mission, objectives, and goals. Applicants should be prepared to articulate specific outcomes they hope to achieve through enhanced SEO.
  • Resource Availability: Possess the internal capacity or willingness to allocate resources (e.g., staff time) to collaborate with the Transistor team throughout the SEO strategy development and implementation phases.
  • Geographic Considerations: While organizations from any geographic location are encouraged to apply, they must have a website content primarily in English to ensure effective communication and strategy implementation with the Transistor team.
  • Reporting and Feedback: Willing to provide feedback and participate in reporting on the impact of the SEO services received, to measure success and guide future pro bono projects.

Application Requirements:

  • Application Form: Complete the official application form, providing detailed information about the organization, its mission, and how it hopes to benefit from SEO optimization.
  • Proof of Non-Profit Status: Attach a copy of your registration or documentation proving non-profit status.
  • Website and Digital Presence Overview: Submit a brief overview of your current digital presence, including your website URL and any relevant online activity metrics.
  • Statement of Need: A short essay (500 words max) on why your organization is a good candidate for the SEO competition, including your goals and expected outcomes from improving your SEO.

For Profit

To cultivate a thriving ecosystem of innovation and growth, Transistor's SEO Voltage Grant is excited to extend this unique opportunity to startups and small businesses. By setting specific qualifications, we aim to identify and support emerging enterprises that stand to gain substantially from our expert SEO consultation and services, thereby contributing to their long-term success. The following qualifications are designed to ensure that participating startups and small businesses derive maximum benefit from this initiative:

Eligibility Criteria for Startups and Small Businesses:

  • Operational Period: The business should have been operational for at least 1 year but not more than 5 years, indicating a need for growth and scaling opportunities.
  • Website Ownership: Must own an active website that plays a pivotal role in the business's operations, sales, or customer engagement. Preferred CMS options include Wordpress, Shopify.
  • Participation Commitment: Must commit to actively participating in the SEO consultation process, including initial meetings, strategy implementation, and final review sessions with the Transistor team.
  • Business Objectives: Should have clear business objectives that align with the goal of improving online visibility and search engine rankings. Applicants must outline how SEO improvements could aid in achieving their business goals.
  • Resource Commitment: Capable of dedicating necessary resources, such as staff time and content creation, to collaborate effectively with the SEO consultants throughout the project.
  • Language Requirement: The business's primary website content must be in English to ensure seamless collaboration with the Transistor team.
  • Feedback and Impact Reporting: Willingness to provide detailed feedback and participate in impact assessment activities to help measure the effectiveness of the SEO services provided.

Application Requirements:

  • Application Form: Fill out the competition application form, including detailed information about the business, its mission, and expected benefits from participating in the SEO competition.
  • Digital Presence Summary: Provide a summary of your current online presence, including your website URL and any metrics that highlight your digital footprint.
  • Statement of Purpose: A concise essay (up to 500 words) explaining why your startup or small business is an ideal candidate for the SEO competition, detailing your specific SEO goals and expected outcomes.

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