Shaw Main Streets (SMS) has announced that applications for FY21 Small Business Recovery Grants are now being accepted.
Multiple grants totaling $30,000 will be awarded to qualifying businesses in the SMS service area (is your business included? See map here).
Grant funding can be used for a variety of eligible business purposes, including but not limited to payroll, rent and Common Area Maintenance (CAM), equipment, taxes, inventory, purchases and repairs, improvements to storefronts and premises as well as advertising and promotion.
Award selections will be made by the SMS Board of Directors based on responses to the SurveyMonkey application here. No hardcopy responses will be accepted. No documents are required to be submitted as part of the application process. The application should take a business owner or manager approximately 10 minutes to complete.
The deadline for applications is Friday, June 25, at 5:00 p.m. when the application portal will be shut down at that time.
Upon grant notification, awardees must sign a simple grant agreement prior to issuance of a check for the total amount of the grant.