New York State Empire State Development (ESD) and Lendistry
09/30/22 11:59 PM EDT
Grants of $5,000, grants of $10,000, and grants of up to $50,000 to New York businesses and for-profit organizations to mitigate financial hardship related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding may be requested to offset losses or expenses related to the pandemic that were incurred between March 1, 2020 and April 1, 2021. Priority will be given to socially and economically disadvantaged business owners including, but not limited to, people with disabilities, service-disabled veteran-owned businesses, and veteran-owned businesses, or businesses located in communities that were economically distressed prior to March 1, 2020, as determined by the most recent Census data.
The New York State COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program was created to provide flexible grant assistance to currently viable small businesses, micro-businesses and for-profit independent arts and cultural organizations in the State of New York who have experienced economic hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The grants must be used for COVID-19 related losses or expenses incurred between March 1, 2020 and April 1, 2021. These include:
GrantWatch ID#: 196807
Grant awards will be calculated based on a business’s annual gross receipts for 2019.
- Annual gross receipts: $25,000 – $49,999.99: Award is $5,000 / business
- Annual gross receipts: $50,000 – $99,999.99: Award is $10,000 / business
- Annual gross receipts: $100,000 – $2,500,000: Award is 10% of gross receipts (maximum grant is $50,000)
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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Saturday, June 12th: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM Eastern Time
Monday, July 5th: CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY
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