If you want to start or grow a small business this summer, you need the resources to achieve your goals. Small business grants can provide the funds needed to help businesses start, grow or recover from recent challenges.
Small business grants with a June 2022 deadline
In June, there are plenty of opportunities available to small businesses across the country. We’ve compiled a list of grant opportunities for small business owners expiring at the end of this month.
North Carolina Business Recovery Grant Program
North Carolina’s Department of Revenue is rolling out a second phase of its Business Recovery Grant Program. The program includes $200 million in funding for those who have lost revenue due to the pandemic. The amount of each grant is determined based on a percentage of the economic loss, with a maximum of $500,000. This round is open to a variety of businesses including farms, gyms, salons, doctors, and dry cleaners. June 1 is the deadline to apply.
Norcross ARPA Small Business Grant Program
Norcross, Georgia and Access to Capital for Entrepreneurs launch the city’s new Small Business Grant Program. The $600,000 program is funded through the American Rescue Plan Act to support small businesses affected by COVID-19. Applicants must demonstrate the need for funds and provide documentation of how the funds will be spent. Applications must be submitted by June 2.
Small Business Grant Program in West New York
West New York, New Jersey is supporting small businesses hit by the pandemic with a new grant program. Eligible companies can apply for grants of up to $5,000. To qualify, companies must be up-to-date with taxes, have no more than 25 employees, and demonstrate hardship due to COVID. June 3 is the deadline to apply.
Belton Small Business Relief Grants
Belton, Texas provides $850,000 in COVID-19 relief funds for a new small business grant program. Companies that have been financially affected by COVID-19 and have fewer than 100 employees with a physical location in Belton can apply online. Grant amounts can range from $5,000 to $20,000. Applications must be submitted by June 3.
Velocity Fund is a grant program that supports artists in Philadelphia. The program includes a broad interpretation of art. So individuals and businesses in a wide range of fields from culinary arts to tattoo artists can apply. Eligible artists can apply for grants of up to $5,000, with an emphasis on projects that are experimental or collaborative. June 6 is the deadline to apply.
Red Bluff Small Business Comeback Grant Program
The Red Bluff-Tehama County Chamber of Commerce offers COVID recovery grants to local small businesses. The Small Business Comeback Grant program supports small businesses in Red Bluff, California that were suffering from the pandemic. The program includes a total amount of $100,000, which will be divided into individual grants of $5,000. Applications must be submitted by June 10.
Peoria RISE is a small business grant program that stands for Recovery, Income, Startup, Expansion. The program supports businesses in Peoria, Illinois that have been hit by the pandemic. Companies can apply for grants of up to $50,000 to open a commercial space, increase staff, or focus on any of the areas targeted by the grant. Eligible companies can apply on the Peoria Economic Development Department website before June 10.
Initiative Foundation Subsidies
The Initiative Foundation supports the smallest businesses in central Minnesota through a one-time grant program. The $500,000 program, funded by a grant from the Otto Bremer Trust, provides grants of up to $10,000 to support pandemic recovery efforts. The program targets companies with five or fewer full-time employees and less than $750,000 in annual gross revenues that face barriers to accessing other funding. This includes businesses owned by women, veterans, and community members of color, as well as rural businesses and businesses that opened just before the pandemic. The application period closes at 12:00 noon on June 10.
Comcast awards $5 million in grants to small businesses in five major metropolitan areas. The program prioritizes businesses owned by women and people of color in Detroit, Atlanta, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and the Twin Cities. Eligible companies can apply for grants of $10,000 along with consulting services and technology upgrades. The application period begins on June 1, and applications must be submitted by June 14.
Any County Small Business Grant Program
Elk County, Pennsylvania makes American Rescue Plan Act funds available to small businesses. The Aid to Small Businesses Grants program supports Elk County businesses with five or fewer employees that have been negatively affected by the pandemic. Grants can range from $1,000 to $5,000. Applications must be received before June 15 to be considered.
One North Carolina Small Business Program
The One North Carolina Small Business Program offers a new round of funding for small businesses. The organization specifically supports the state’s emerging technology companies. The program is equivalent to federal grants from the Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer programs, while also helping state-owned enterprises prepare their proposals. The application period is open until June 30 or until the funds are distributed.
Aurora Safety and Security Grant Program
Aurora, Colorado launches a new $3 million grant program to support the safety and security of local small businesses. The Aurora Safety and Security Grant Program funds safety and security upgrades such as lighting, alarms and entry doors. City-approved contractors must perform the work, and eligible applicants undergo an assessment with the Aurora Police Department to approve potential upgrades. Grant funding is available on a first-come, first-served basis, with a deadline of June 30.
Wisconsin Main Street Bounceback Program
Wisconsin’s Main Street Bounceback Program includes $34 million in small business grants. Eligible companies can apply for a $10,000 grant. The program focuses in particular on companies that move into vacant industrial spaces. Companies that do this before the end of June can apply through one of the Wisconsin Economic Development Center’s regional partners.
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