Pandemic Relief Grant
The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) received $75 million in federal funding from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act to provide relief from economic hardship caused by the COVID-19 Pandemic for Wisconsin small businesses. The federal funds will be used to provide $2,500 grants to 30,000 Wisconsin small businesses.
Eligible businesses must:
• Be for-profit and Wisconsin-based
• Have 20 or fewer full-time employees (or equivalent)
• Earn less than $1 million annually
• Have been in operation prior to January 1 and in business as of February 2020
WEDC has extended the period to apply by to Friday, June 26.