The Summit County CARES Small Business Grant Program is offered pursuant to funding received by Summit County through the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). Funding will be made available to a limited number of businesses, with 40 employees/FTEs or less that meet specific requirements set by the Summit County. The Summit County CARES Small Business Grant Program will provide grants from $5,000 up to $25,000, dependent on the number of employees. The applicant business must demonstrate a significant impact as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic to be considered for funding.
Applications will close on October 26, 2020 at 11:59PM. Funds will be disbursed until the funds are exhausted. Due to the anticipated number of submissions and limited funding, applications will be ranked based on predetermined priorities.