California Small-Business COVID-19 Grant Program is Now Available- Deadline to Apply has been extended to Wednesday, January 13th.
Irwindale businesses and nonprofits are encouraged to apply for the $500 million Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant program funded by the State of California. Grants range from $5,000 to $25,000 and are available for eligible small business owners and nonprofits impacted by COVID-19 and related health and safety restrictions. The State just extended the deadline to apply to 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, January 13.
Program criteria and components include, but are not limited, to the following:
- Businesses and nonprofits must have operated in California as of June 1, 2019
- Nonprofits must be 501 c3 or 501 c6 and meet additional criteria.
- Grant amounts will be based on revenue size.
- Grants are not first-come, first serve and applications will be evaluated based on financial loss due to COVID-19 and additional criteria.
Visit www.CAReliefGrant.com to review your eligibility, prepare your business documents and get ready to apply. Applications for Round 1 will opened on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, and will close at 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, January 13. The application period for Round 2 will be announced in the near future.
Attend the informational webinars taking place this week to understand eligibility and requirements. Register at bit.ly/38tKcPp for informational webinars in multiple languages.
Small-businesses and nonprofits may apply directly through CAReliefGrant.com, starting on Wednesday, December 30.