SOS Act / Shuttered Venue Operators Grant
The Shuttered Venue Operators Grant program was established in the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits and Venues Act and amended by the American Rescue Plan Act to provide over $16.2 billion in economic relief to target industries. This SVOG portal is now open to receive applications.
SBA District Offices
Act Now: Register Your Company
There are several steps your organization must complete prior to submitting a federal grant application. Businesses must obtain a Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) number and then register with the System for Award Management (SAM) to receive federal funds. This process can take up to two weeks.
Below are links to the main steps and links to more information on how to complete this process. The process can take up to two weeks or more, so please make sure to begin now.