The Pure Michigan Small Business Relief Initiative will utilize federal CARES Act funding to provide $10 million in grants to meet the urgent need of Michigan small businesses disproportionately impacted by the COVID-19 virus. Applications for businesses to apply will open on December 15, 2020.
Grant Information for Small Businesses
The Pure Michigan Small Business Relief Initiative (“Initiative”) will disburse an aggregate of $10 million in grant funding to eligible small businesses in Michigan. Applications will open at 9:00 A.M ET on December 15, 2020 and will be reviewed on a “first-in” basis by the Michigan Municipal League Foundation, which MEDC has selected to serve as the grant administrator. MEDC expects to fund approximately 650 small businesses with the funding allocated.
Prior to December 15, businesses can prepare for the application process by reviewing the following information: