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Local COVID-19 resource database

Businesses around Minnesota need assistance to withstand the challenges of COVID-19. Many cities and counties throughout the state have grant or loan programs available to businesses, so their local economies can compete and thrive. The Minnesota Chamber’s Grow Minnesota! Partnership has compiled a list of available funding at the city and county level.

Find your community on this list, and apply for valuable resources to keep your company operating. If you don’t see your community on this list, email growminnesota@mnchamber.com, and Grow Minnesota! staff will get back to you with details about your area.

 

 
CITY / COUNTY
GRANT
LOAN
OTHER
DATES
DESCRIPTION AND LINK
Aitkin County   x SEE IRON RANGE RESOURCES & REHABILITATION    
Aitkin County x     January 28 - 4:30 pm on February 11, 2021 2021 Aitkin County COVID-19 Business Relief Payments. Grant awards up to $10,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Anoka x      CLOSED CARES Act Small Business Grant Program. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to eligible businesses. Click here
Anoka County x     Open until March 15, 2021  COVID Relief Grant Program. Grants up to $45,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Anoka County x     CLOSED Anoka County Business and Nonprofit Relief Grant. Provides grants of up to $10,000. Click here
Apple Valley x     CLOSED Small Business Assistance Grant. Provides small businesses of 50 or fewer FTE’s with a one-time grant of up to $10,000. Program focuses on funding physical improvements and 
PPE costs necessary for businesses to adapt to COVID-19. Click here
Arden Hills x     CLOSED Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program. Provides grants of up to $5,000 to locally-owned and operated businesses. Click here
Aurora x x   CLOSED East Range Joint Powers Board loan/grant assistance program for the communities of Hoyt Lakes, Aurora, Biwabik and the Town of White. Click here
Becker County x     Multiple Programs and Rounds of Grants. Opening late January. Deadline for first round is 11:59 pm on February 22, 2021 Becker County's New Grant Programs. Multiple grant programs for eligible businesses. Grant amounts based on need, number of applications, and funds available. Click here
Becker County x     Opened December 15, 2020 Emergency Business Relief Grant. One-time grants of $2,000 may be available to eligible businesses. Click here
Becker County   x     Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation (MMCDC) Small Business Emergency Loan. The loan is for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Maximum $50,000 and 3.5% interest rate. Fast approval process. Minnesota service area includes Hubbard, Becker, Red Lake, Pennington, and Polk counties. Click here
Becker County x     CLOSED Becker County CARES Business Relief Program. Grants for businesses with one to no more than 25 FTE employees. Click here
Belle Plaine x     CLOSED Belle Plaine Business Relief Grant Program. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to local businesses. Click here
Beltrami County x     Open until 5:00 pm on January 22, 2021  Grants up to $25,000 for eligible businesses and nonprofits located in Beltrami County. Ownership should live within the region (typically defined as a 60-mile radius of Bemidji). Click here
Beltrami County   x     Emergency Loan Fund for businesses that are either located within Beltrami County or 15 miles of Bemidji. Emergency Funds are in the form of a participation loan with banks on lines of credit. Ex. If a business needs a line of credit and the bank is able to extend hypothetically $50,000, Greater Bemidji will match it at 0%. The business would get a $100,000 working capital line from the bank. Contact Dave Hengel at Greater Bemidji
Beltrami x     CLOSED Beltrami County COVID Relief Business Grants. Small businesses may apply for grants from $1,000 up to a maximum of $10,000. Click here
Benton County x     January 5 – January 29, 2021  2021 Business Relief Fund - Benton County Grants. Grants up to $ 10,000 for small businesses (50 employees or less). Click here
Benton County x     CLOSED Benton Economic Partnership CARES grant program. Provides grants of up to $15,000 to businesses with 50 or fewer employees. Grants on first come basis. Click here
Benton County x     CLOSED Benton County CARES Funds for Non-Profits. Provides grant funding to non-profit organizations located in Benton County or non-profits serving Benton County residents. Click here
Big Stone County x     Open until February 8, 2021 Big Stone County COVID Relief Grants. Grant awards up to $20,000 to eligigble businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Biwabik   x   CLOSED East Range Joint Powers Board loan/grant assistance program for the communities of Hoyt Lakes, Aurora, Biwabik and the Town of White. Click here
Blue Earth x     CLOSED City of Blue Earth Coronavirus Relief Fund. Provides a $500 grant to small businesses. Click here
Blue Earth x     CLOSED City of Blue Earth Coronavirus Relief Fund – Round 3. Provides grants of up to $1,000 to businesses. Grants awarded on first-come basis. Click here
Blue Earth County x     Open until 4:00 pm on February 12, 2021 Blue Earth County Business Assistance Grant Program. Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits of up to $45,000 based on several criteria. Click here
Blue Earth County x     CLOSED Small Business Assistance Grant Program. For small locally-owned businesses. Provides a one-time grant of up to $10,000. Click here
Blue Earth County x     CLOSED Business Assistance Grant Program. Eligible business owners may apply for a one time grant in the amount of $10,000 per applicant to cover eligible expenses for up to three months. Click here
 
Bloomington   x   CLOSED City of Bloomington Small Business Emergency Assistance Loan Program (SBEAL). Click here
Brainerd x     CLOSED Small Business Relief Grant for eligible businesses with 10 employees or less. Maximum grant is $3,000. Click here
Brooklyn Park   x   CLOSED Brooklyn Park Emergency Deferred Small Business Loan through the Brooklyn Park Development Corporation (BPDC). 12 Month deferred payment, 0% interest, available to businesses with less than 20 employees and less than $2 million annual revenue. Eligible for forgiveness after one year. Click here
Brooklyn Park x     CLOSED COVID-19 Community Relief Grant Program from the city of Brooklyn Park is available to provide support to households, businesses, schools and nonprofits. Click here
Brown County x     January 19 - February 12, 2021 COVID-19 State Business Assistance Relief Grant. Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Amounts of the grants will be based upon the need demonstrated on the Profit & Loss statement and narrative. Click here
Brown County x     CLOSED COVID-19 Community Resource Grant. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to community support organizations. County may consider grant requests over $10,000. Click here
Burnsville x     CLOSED Burnsville CARES Business Grant Program. Grants up to $20,000 to local, private businesses. There are no parameters for number of employees or revenue. Awardees chosen by randomized lottery. Click here
Byron   x     Bryon EDA COVID-19 Loan Program. Low interest loans of up to $5,000 to qualified businesses. Click here
Cambridge x     CLOSED Cambridge Cares Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program. Grants of up to $5,000 for small businesses that have 50 or fewer employees. Click here
Carlton County x     February 1 - 4:00 pm on February 16, 2021 Carlton County COVID-19 Relief Grant - Round Two, state-funded. Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Funding priorities are identified via the link. Click here
Carver County x     CLOSED Small Business Emergency Assistance Program. Provides a beneficiary payment up to $10,000. Click here
Carver County x     Open January 1, 2021: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, but businesses must apply according to the priority order shown via the link provided. Emergency Business Support Program. Grants up to $20,000 to eligible businesses. Homebased businesses are also eligible to apply for up to $10,000. Click here
Cass County x     January 5 - 4:30 pm on February 16, 2021 Cass County COVID-19 Relief Grants. Grants up to $4,000 for eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Cass County x     CLOSED CARES Fund Act Relief. Open to Cass County businesses and nonprofits. Click here or contact: Josh Stevenson, josh.stevenson@co.cass.mn.us 
 
Chippewa County x     Open until 8:00 am on February 15, 2021 Chippewa County Business Relief Program. Grant awards up to $15,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Chisago County x     Open January 6 - February 8, 2021 or until funds are depleted. Chisago County Small Business and Nonprofit Relief Grant. Grant awards up to $5,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Chisago County x       Chisago County Relief Grants – Phase 1. Provides grants to small businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Chisago County x     CLOSED Chisago County Relief Grants – Phase 3. Provides grants of $5,000 to $10,000 based  on percentage of revenue loss to small businesses. Click here
Chisago County   x     East Central Regional Development Commission will provide loans to small businesses and entrepreneurs located in Region 7E counties of Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs and Pine that have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Interest rates as low as 0% and flexible repayment terms. Loans from $10,000 - $100,000. Click here
Clara City x     CLOSED Back To Business program. Initial grant award will be up to $2,000. May consider larger awards if additional funds are available. Click here
Clay County x     Noon on January 12 - Midnight on January 24, 2021 Business Relief Program. All eligible applications will be accepted and reviewed. This is not a "first come, first served" or a "lottery" program. Grant amounts will be based on a business’s ability to show need and the number of applications which meet the criteria. Click here
Clay County x     CLOSED C.A.R.E.S Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant. Grants up to $10,000 for small businesses and nonprofits 
(501(c)3 & 501(c)19). Grants up to $3,000 for sole proprietors. Click here
Clearwater County x     January 18 - January 29  COVID-19 Business Assistance Program - Round 2. Grants to eligible small businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Cloquet   x   CLOSED Cloquet EDA Small Business Assistance Loan (COVID-19 Fund). The purpose of this fund is to prevent permanent closure of City of Cloquet for-profit businesses during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Maximum loan $20,000 and 2% interest rate. Click here
Cook County x     January 8 - January 22, 2021 State of Minnesota Business Relief Grants. Grant awards up to $7,500 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Cook County x     CLOSED Cook County CARES – Round 2. Grants of up to $2,500 to eligible for-profit and nonprofit businesses. Click here
Cook County   x SEE IRON RANGE RESOURCES & REHABILITATION    
Cottonwood   x     City’s Revolving Loan Fund is offering interest free $5,000 loans to businesses negatively impacted by COVID-19 or executive orders. Click here
Cottonwood County x     Open until February 10, 2021 MN CARES Business Relief. Grant awards for eligible businesses and nonprofits. Grant amounts estimated at $1,500 ($3,500 for first time applicants) based on need and number of applications. Click here
Cottonwood County x     CLOSED Coronavirus Relief Fund. Provides grants of up to $5,000 to small businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Crow Wing County x     Open until January 12     Economic Assistance Grant Relief Program. Grants up to $10,000 to eligible small businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Crow Wing County   x SEE IRON RANGE RESOURCES & REHABILITATION    
Crow Wing County x     CLOSED CARES Act/Coronavirus Relief Funds (CRF). Provides grant of up to $10,000 to small businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Crow Wing County x     CLOSED Small Business Relief Grant Program – Round II. Grants of up to $10,000 to small businesses with no limit on number of employees. Click here
Crow Wing County x     Open December 18 – January 12 Crow Wing County Economic Assistance Grant Program. Grants up to $10,000 for nonprofit and small businesses with 50 or fewer employees. Click here
Dakota County x     Open January 21 - 5:00 pm on February 12, 2021 Dakota County Small Business Relief Grant Program, Round 4. Grant awards to businesses and nonprofits. Sole proprietors, home-based businesses and franchisees are also eligible. Grants will be awarded to eligible applicants based on established priorities. Click here
Dakota County   x   CLOSED Dakota County Small Business Relief Grant Program. Grants up to $10,000 to assist with operational expenses that have occurred since March 1, 2020. Click here
Dakota County x     CLOSED CARES Small Business Relief Grant Program – Round II. Grants of up to $10,000 for small businesses with 50 or fewer employees. Round II also includes home-based businesses. Check eligibility. Grants awarded on first-come basis. Click here
Deephaven x     Rolling application as funds are available. Lake Minnetonka Business Grant program. Small grants. Priority given to Excelsior – Lake Minnetonka Chamber members. Click here
Dodge County x     Open until Noon on February 14, 2021 Dodge County Business and Nonprofit Relief Grant Program. Grant awards up to $7,500 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Dodge County x     CLOSED Dodge County Small Business & Nonprofit Relief Funds Program. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to small businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Douglas County x     Closes January 29, 2021 Douglas County Business Relief Grant. Grants up to $25,000 to eligible businesses. Click here
Douglas County x     CLOSED CARES Pandemic Relief Grant. Grants to for-profit businesses with 100 or fewer FTE employees and nonprofits with 50 or less FTE’s. Click here
Duluth x x   CLOSED COVID Fast Grants Program. City of Duluth also has other regular business incentives and loan programs available. Click here
East Grand Forks x x     Small Business Relief Loans. Click here
East Grand Forks x     CLOSED Business Grants. First round will reimburse up to $5000 in eligible expenses.  If funds remain, there will be a second round of grants. Click here
Edina x     CLOSED Small Business Emergency Assistance Program. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to businesses that have 1 – 50 FTE’s. Click here
Elk River   x x CLOSED Elk River EDA Small Business Emergency Microloan Program for locally owned and operated businesses in the City of Elk River. Loan Maximum $20,000 and up to $5,000 Property Tax Relief. Click here
Elk River     x   City and county funds may be available. Click here
Excelsior x     CLOSED Lake Minnetonka Business Grant program. Small grants. Priority given to Excelsior – Lake Minnetonka Chamber members. Click here
Faribault x     CLOSED Small Business Relief Fund – Round Two. Provides grants to small businesses, including sole proprietors and those self-employed, and non-profit organizations. Maximum grant amounts vary. Click here
Fairbault x     CLOSED Small Business Relief Fund. Provides grants of up to $10,000 for businesses with 6-50 employees, and up to $5,000 for businesses with 1-5 employees. Must be locally owned and operated for-profit business with a physical establishment inside City of Faribault city limits. Click here
Faribault County x     8:00 am January 25 - 5:00 pm on February 5, 2021 Faribault County EDA Business and Non-Profit Relief Grants. Grant awards up to $5,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. IMPORTANT!: If you applied for Round 2 of the Faribault County CARES Act Grant, but did not receive funding, you will be asked to fill out a recertification instead of a new application (Follow the recertification link). 
Application link
Recertification link
Faribault County x     CLOSED Business Relief Grant Program and Non-profit Relief Program. Click here
Fergus Falls   x   CLOSED Pay It Forward Business Support Fund for businesses located in the City of Fergus Falls. Forgivable 0% loans up to $2,500. Check eligibility criteria. Click here
Fergus Falls x     CLOSED CARES Act Grant Program. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to for-profit businesses and up to $15,000 for non-profit organizations. Click here
Fillmore County x     Open until Noon on February 1, 2021 Fillmore County Business Relief Grants. Grants up to $10,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Fillmore County x     CLOSED CARES Business Relief Grant. Provide grants of up to $10,000 to small businesses that have 50 or fewer employees. Click here
Fosston x     CLOSED COVID-19 Resiliency grant. Provides grants of up to $5,000 to eligible businesses. Click here
Freeborn County x     Open until Noon on January 22, 2021 COVID-19 Business and Nonprofit Agency Relief Fund - Second Round. Grants up to $35,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Freeborn County x     CLOSED Freeborn County NON-PROFIT Relief Fund. Grants for NON-PROFIT 501(c)3, 501(c)6 or Chapter 501 nonprofit with physical establishment in Freeborn County. Click here
Chippewa County x     CLOSED COVID Business Relief Fund. Businesses and nonprofits may request grants of up to $5,000, but applicants are encouraged to state their full reimbursable expenses, even if the 
amount exceeds $5,000 in the event additional funding is available. Click here
Goodhue County x     Open until noon on January 25, 2021       Goodhue County Business and Nonprofit Relief Grant Program. Grants up to $10,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Goodhue County x     CLOSED Goodhue County’s CARES Act Program. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to small businesses, agricultural businesses, non-profits, churches, hospitals and nursing homes. Click here
Grand Rapids   x     GREDA Emergency Working Capital Loan (City of Grand Rapids). Click here
Grant County x     Open until 4:00 pm on February 5, 2021  Grant County 2021 State Aid COVID Relief Funds. Grants to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Greenwood x     CLOSED Lake Minnetonka Business Grant program. Small grants. Priority given to Excelsior – Lake Minnetonka Chamber members. Click here
Hastings     x   Deferring Property Tax Fee until July 15th. Click here
Hastings x       HEART Grant program. Hastings Economic Development and Redevelopment Authority approved $200,000 for local business grants. CLOSED TO APPLICATIONS
Hennepin County x     CLOSED Small Business Relief Program. Grants of up to $15,000 to support emergency relief and costs associated with reopening under public health guidelines. Funds will be distributed through a random lottery process. Click here
Hennepin County x     CLOSED Hennepin County Small Business Relief Program (HC SBR) has a total of $12 million. A $1 million pool of grant funds will be available to sole proprietors with no employees and self-employed persons. Click here.
Hennepin County  x     CLOSED Hennepin County Small Business Relief Funds – Waitlist Program. The county is opening an online submission form for businesses with 50 or less employees that would like to be placed on a waitlist to access program funds if they become available. Grant awards from $2,500 - $15,000. Businesses that received previous county funding may also be eligible if selected from the waitlist. Check eligibility via link. Click here
 
Hennepin County x     Noon on January 4 – Noon on January 14 Small Business Relief Fund – Round 5. Grants for eligible small businesses and nonprofits. Click here.
 
Hennepin County x     CLOSED Small Business Relief Fund. This program is specifically for restaurants, bars, and other food service establishments. Provides grants up to $15,000. Click here
Houston County x     CLOSED Houston County CARES Business Relief Grant. Grants of up to $5,000 for for-profit businesses with fewer than 50 employees and $5 million or less in annual revenue. Click here
Hoyt Lakes x x   CLOSED East Range Joint Powers Board recently created a loan/grant assistance program for the communities of Hoyt Lakes, Aurora, Biwabik and the Town of White. Click here
Hubbard County x     Open until 4:30 pm on February 15, 2021 Hubbard County Business Assistance Program. Grant awards. Click here
Hubbard County   x     Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation (MMCDC) Small Business Emergency Loan. The loan is for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Maximum $50,000 and 3.5% interest rate. Fast approval process. Minnesota service area includes Hubbard, Becker, Red Lake, Pennington, and Polk counties. Click here
Iron Range Resources & Rehabilitation    x   Eligible disbursements may be funded through December 31, 2021. Taconite Area Business Relief Program. Loans of up to $40,000 at 2% for eligible businesses that are located in the Iron Range Resources & Rehabilitation service area. Click here
Isanti x     CLOSED Isanti Business Relief Grant Program. Grants of up to $5,000 to businesses. Click here
Isanti County x     Open until February 10, 2021 Small Business & Non-Profit Profit & Net Asset Loss Relief Grant. Grant awards up to $15,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Itasca County x     Ongoing IEDC Small Business Relief Loan. Loans up to $25,000 at 0% interest to eligible businesses. Click here
Isanti County x     CLOSED Business and Non-Profit Profit and Net Asset Loss Relief Grant Program. Grants of up to $10,000 for for-profit and non-profit businesses that have 100 or fewer employees. Click here
Isanti County   x     East Central Regional Development Commission will provide loans to small businesses and entrepreneurs located in Region 7E counties of Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs and Pine that have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Interest rates as low as 0% and flexible repayment terms. Loans from $10,000 - $100,000. Click here
Itasca County x     January 21 - 11:59 pm on February 8, 2021 Itasca County Grant Program - Minnesota Funding. Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Itasca County   x     IEDC Small Business Relief Loan for businesses located in Itasca County. Up to $25,000 at 0% interest. Contact Rob Sjostrand, IEDC, at 218-256-3273 or rsjostrand@itascadv.orgClick here
Itasca County x     CLOSED Itasca Business Relief Grant Program (IBR). Two grant pools, one for Itasca County Businesses. The second pool is  is designated to Itasca County Loggers. Click here
Jackson County x     Open until Noon on January 15, 2021      Jackson County Business Relief Grant Program. Grants to eligible businesses. Maximum grant amount based on submissions received and need. Click here
Jackson County x     CLOSED Jackson County Small Business and Nonprofit Relief Fund. Provides grants of up to $5,000 to small 
businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Kanabec County x     January 20 - 4:30 pm February 12, 2021.  The grant amount will be determined based on a scoring system primarily based on factors such as, but not limited to adverse impact from Executive Orders,
demonstrated need and number of Full Time Equivalent (FTE) employees. Click here
Kanabec County x     CLOSED CARES Pandemic Relief (CPR) Grant Program. Eligible small businesses and nonprofit organizations in Kanabec County could qualify for up to $10,000 in grant funds. Click here
Kanabec County   x     East Central Regional Development Commission will provide loans to small businesses and entrepreneurs located in Region 7E counties of Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs and Pine that have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Interest rates as low as 0% and flexible repayment terms. Loans from $10,000 - $100,000. Click here
Kandiyohi County x     Open until 4:00 pm on February 17, 2021 Minnesota Pandemic Relief (MPR) Grant Program. Grants up to $25,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Grant award amount is based on a number of key factors as outlined in the application forms. Click here
Kandiyohi County   x     Kandiyohi County EDC COVID-19 Business Assistance Loan Program. Click here
Kandiyohi County     x       Immigrant Business Disaster Relief Grant Program. Provides $500 - $750 grants to support for immigrant small businesses countywide. Click here
Kandiyohi County x     CLOSED CARES Pandemic Relief (CPR) Grant Program. Grants of up to $15,000 to for-profit businesses with 50 or less FTE’s . Grants of up to $50,000 to nonprofits 
with 100 or fewer FTE’s. Click here
Kittson County x     Open until 4:30 pm February 26, 2021 Business Relief Funding Program. Grants up to $15,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Koochiching County x     Open until 4:30 pm on February 25, 2021. 2021 Koochiching County COVID-19 Business Relief Grant. Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Follow link to review grant prioritization. Click here
Koochiching County x     CLOSED Koochiching County Small Business Relief Fund. Grants up to $10,000 for small businesses and up to $5,000 for nonprofits.
Lac qui Parle County x     Open 12:00 pm January 22 - 4:30 pm February 8, 2021 Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits. County Board reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to determine level of grant awards based on materials submitted in applications. Click here
Lac qui Parle County x     CLOSED Lac qui Parle County Small Business Grant Program. Provides grants of up to $5,000 to small businesses and non-profits that have 1 - 20 employees. Click here
Lake County   x SEE IRON RANGE RESOURCES & REHABILITATION    
Lake County x     CLOSED Lake County Small Business Relief Fund. Grants for businesses, 0 - 10 employees up to $5000, those with 11-20 employees up to $10,000. Click here
Lake of the Woods County x     Open until 5:00 pm January 29, 2021 Lake of the Woods County COVID Grants. Grants up to $20,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Lakeland x        
Lakeville x     CLOSED Lakeville Small Business Emergency Grant Program. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to businesses with 50 or fewer employees. Click here
Le Sueur County x     January 11- Noon on January 22, 2021   Small Business Grant Program - Round 2. Grants up to $10,000 to eligible small business. Click here
Le Sueur County x     CLOSED Le Sueur County Business Recovery Fund Program. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to businesses. Click here
Lincoln County x     Applications must be received by LCEDC on or before February 15, 2021, in order to be considered. Lincoln County State Business Assistance Grant Program. Grant awards up to $20,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. The program is being administered by the  Lincoln County Enterprise Development Corp. (LCEDC). Click here 
Lincoln County x       Lincoln County CARES Relief Fund. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to for-profit businesses with up to 50 employees. Click here
Little Canada x     CLOSED Business Relief Grant Program. Provides business grants of $5,000 to $7,500 based on number of employees. Grants of $2,500 for nonprofits and home-based businesses. Click here
Little Falls   x     Little Falls Emergency Loan. Click here
Luverne     x   Stop Gap Utility Deferred Loan Program. Holly Sammons, EDA Director, at hsammons@cityofluverne.org or 507-449-5033
Lyon County x     January 20 - 5:00 pm on February 17, 2021 Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits.  Award amount will be based upon need, number of eligible grant applications, and other applicable review criteria determined by Lyon County. Click here
Lyon County x     CLOSED Lyon County CARES Business Grant Program. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to businesses. (Maximum initial grant of $7,500, + another $2,500 pending Program fund availability.) Click here
Mahnomen County x     Open until 4:30 pm on February 8, 2021 Mahnomen County Business Assistance Program. Grants awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Grant amount determined based on a scoring system primarily based on factors such as, but not limited to adverse impact from Executive Orders, demonstrated need and number of Full Time Equivalent (FTE) employees. Click here
Mankato   x   CLOSED Mankato Sustaining Loan Program is for Mankato businesses with 50 or fewer employees who have had a revenue decrease of 50% of more due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Maximum loan $5,000 at 0% interest. Click here
Mankato   x   CLOSED Mankato Recovery Loan Program. Funding to assist businesses with costs related to reopening and operating safely. For businesses with 50 or fewer employees. Deferred loan up to $25,000. Click here
Maple Grove   x   CLOSED COVID-19 Recovery Loan Fund for businesses which faced mandatory full and partial closures. Loans up to $10,000, 0% interest, potential for 100% forgiveness.Click here 
Marshall   x     Marshall EDA COVID-19 Emergency Loan. Maximum loan amount is $5,000 at 0% interest for qualifying businesses. Click here
Marshall x     CLOSED Marshall CARES Grant Program. Grants up to $5,000 for qualifying Small Businesses and $2,500 for qualifying Non-Profit Organizations. Click here
Martin County x     January 12 - February 12, 2021 Martin County Relief Program Grant. Grant awards up to $10,000 for eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Martin County x     CLOSED Martin County Covid-19 Emergency Response Fund Grant Application. Grants up to $1,000 to eligible businesses. Click here
McLeod County x     January 21 - February 1, 2021  McLeod County Coronavirus Relief Fund Grant Program. Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Amounts of the grants will be based upon number of eligible applicants, the need demonstrated on the Profit & Loss statement and the narrative within the application. Entity must have 35 or less FTE's. Click here
McLeod County x     CLOSED CARES Act Coronavirus Relief Fund. Provides grants to businesses and nonprofits. Apply through the link provided for both county and participating city and township funds. Click here
Medford x     CLOSED Medford Small Business Relief Fund. Provides grants to small businesses. Maximum award $5,000. Click here
Meeker County x     Open until February 12, 2021 Business Relief Grant Program. Grant awards up to $20,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits based on need. The program prioritizes requests in four ways. Follow link for details. Click here
Meeker County   x     Meeker County EDA COVID-19 Business Emergency Loan. The EDA will provide an interest-free $5,000 loan for eligible businesses. Click here
Meeker County x     CLOSED Meeker County Cares Act Program. Businesses and nonprofits are eligible to apply for up to $50,000 of funding through the program. Click here
Milaca   x     Milaca COVID-19 Business Assistance Loan Program for businesses located in the City of Milaca. Loan maximum $2,000. Click here
Mille Lacs County x     Open until 5:00 pm January 29, 2021       Pandemic Economic Relief Program. Grants up to $10,000 for eligible businesses. Click here
Mille Lacs County   x     East Central Regional Development Commission will provide loans to small businesses and entrepreneurs located in Region 7E counties of Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs and Pine that have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Interest rates as low as 0% and flexible repayment terms. Loans from $10,000 - $100,000. Click here
Minneapolis   x Technical assistance services   Business Technical Assistance Program (BTAP). Click here
Minneapolis   x   CLOSED Coronavirus Gap Funding. Click here
Minnetonka   x     Minnetonka Small Business Emergency Loan. CLOSED TO APPLICATIONS
Montevideo x     CLOSED Business Assistance Program. Initial grant award will be up to $2,000. May consider larger awards if additional funds are available. Click here
Moorhead   x     Moorhead Loan Fund. Revolving loan fund administered by the West Central Initiative for businesses located in the City of Moorhead. Funds can be used for impacts related to COVID-19. Click here
Morrison County x     January 11 - 4:30 pm February 5, 2021 Morrison County Relief Grant Program. Grant awarded to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Morrison County x     CLOSED COVID-19 Business Assistance Program. Provides one-time grant of up to $5,000 to qualifying Morrison County businesses with less than 50 full-time workers. Click here
Motley x     Ongoing - Administered by Initiative Foundation Staples Motley Emergency Relief & Response Fund. For businesses and organizations that operate in the Staple-Motley School District area. Click here
Motley x       Staple-Motley Emergency Relief and Response Fund. For businesses located in the Staples-Motley School District, ISD 2170 area. Maximum business grant is $2,000. Click here
Mower County x     January 18 - 5:00 pm on February 15, 2021 Mower County Executive Order 20-99 Business Relief Program. Grant awards to eligible private businesses. Grant amounts up to $25,000 based on gross profit, percentage of loss and available funding. Click here
Mower County x     CLOSED Mower County COVID-19 Relief Fund (MCCRF). Provides one-time grants up to $10,000 to eligible small businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Murray County x     Open until January 25, 2021. If funds remain, another round of grants may open.   Murray County Relief Grants are provided to businesses adversely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. At this time, Murray County is focusing relief efforts towards bars/restaurants and gyms. Grant amounts will be based on demonstrated need. An additional round of grants may be opened if funds remain after allocating to bars/restaurants and gyms. Contact Murray County for more information. Contact: Samantha McClellan at 507-836-1147 or, SMcClellan@co.murray.mn.us   
 
Murray County x     CLOSED Murray County Small Business Relief Fund. Provides grants up to $5,000. Click here
New Prague x     CLOSED New Prague EDA Small Business Recovery Fund. Provides a one-time emergency grant of up to $7,500 to small businesses located in the city. Click here
Nicollet County x     Open until February 5, 2021   Nicollet County Relief Grant Program. Grants up to $10,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Nicollet County x     CLOSED Nicollet County CARES. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to businesses that have 1-20 FTE’s. Click here
Nicollet County x     CLOSED Nicollet County Cares Business Relief Grant Program – Round II. Grant awards up to $10,000 to businesses and non-profits with up to 50 FTE’s. Businesses with no employees  may request up to $5,000. Click here
Nobles County x     Open until February 12, 2021 Nobles County COVID Relief Grant. Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits. No maximum award amount published. Click here
Nobles County x     CLOSED Small Business Assistance Grant Program. Grants for private for-profit small business that have 50 or 
less FTE’s. Grant amounts based on number of FTE’s. Click here
Norman County x     Open until February 18, 202 Norman County Business Assistance Grant Program. Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits. No minimum or maximum funding amount has been established by the county. Norman County EDA will review the applications postmarked or emailed by February 18, 2021, and then determine the amount of funding, if any, to be allocated to each eligible applicant. Click here
Norman County x     CLOSED Norman County Business Assistance. Provides grants to small businesses. Click here 
North Mankato   x     COVID-19 Assistance Loan Program. Click here
Northfield x     CLOSED Northfield Small Business Relief Program CARES Act Grants. Provides emergency grants of up to $10,000, based on economic hardship from COVID-19 to businesses with 50 FT/FTE or fewer employees. Click here
Oakdale   x   CLOSED COVID Recovery Business Loan (CRBL) program. Loans up to $2,000 at 0% interest. Funding to help offset costs related to preparation of a COVID-19 Preparedness Plan. Click here
Olmsted County x     Open January 22nd at 12 noon - 11:59 pm on January 31, 2021  Olmsted County State of Minnesota Small Business Relief grant program. Grant awards up to $25,000 to eligible small businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Olmsted County x     Open 8:00 am on January 22 - 11:00 pm on February 2, 2021 Olmsted County State of Minnesota non-profit relief grants. Grant awards up to $25,000 to eligible nonprofits. Click here
Olmsted County x     CLOSED Olmsted County Small Business Relief Fund. Grants for private business located in Olmsted County, majority-owned by permanent resident of Minnesota. Click here
Osseo x     CLOSED COVID-19 Small Business Relief Grant Program. Click here
Osseo x     CLOSED COVID-19 Small Business Relief Grant Program. Grants of up to $3,000 to eligible businesses. Click here
Otter Tail County x     Open until 10:00 am January 21, 2021 or until funds are depleted. COVID-19 County Relief Program. Grants up to $15,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Otter Tail County x     CLOSED CARES Small Business Relief and Recovery Program. Maximum grant awards up to $10,000 with potential additional support for hospitality-related businesses (food, beverage, 
lodging). Click here
Otter Tail County   x   CLOSED Ottertail County Small Business Relief Fund. Forgivable loans up to $2,000 at 0% interest rate. Excludes businesses located in the cities of Fergus Falls and Perham. Click here
Owatonna x     CLOSED Jump Start Owatonna grant program. For businesses negatively impacted by COVID-19 that have 20 employees or less, with principal place of business in the City of Owatonna. Click here
Pennington County x     January 20 – 4:30pm on February 3, 2021 Pennington County Relief Grant Program. Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Guidelines and applications will be available online at the Pennington County Website or email a request to elbeitel@co.pennington.mn.us 
Pennington County   x     Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation (MMCDC) Small Business Emergency Loan. The loan is for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Maximum $50,000 and 3.5% interest rate. Fast approval process. Minnesota service area includes Hubbard, Becker, Red Lake, Pennington, and Polk counties. Click here
Pine County x     Open until Noon on February 5, 2021 Pine County Business and Non-Profit Assistance Grant Program. Grant awards up to $30,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Pine County x     CLOSED Pine County CARES ACT Grants. Grants up to $10,000 for small businesses. Click here
Pine County   x     East Central Regional Development Commission will provide loans to small businesses and entrepreneurs located in Region 7E counties of Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs and Pine that have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Interest rates as low as 0% and flexible repayment terms. Loans from $10,000 - $100,000. Click here
Pipestone County x     Open until 4:30 pm on February 15, 2021 Pipestone County Business Relief Assistance Grants. Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Plymouth x     CLOSED  
Plymouth x     CLOSED Emergency Business Assistance Grants. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to eligible for-profit businesses that employ 2-150 FTE’s. Click here
Polk County x     Open until January 29, 2021  Business Resiliency Grant Program - Round 2. Grants will be awarded based on demonstrated need. Click here
Polk County   x     Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation (MMCDC) Small Business Emergency Loan. The loan is for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Maximum $50,000 and 3.5% interest rate. Fast approval process. Minnesota service area includes Hubbard, Becker, Red Lake, Pennington, and Polk counties. Click here
Polk County x     CLOSED Business Resiliency Grant Program. Provides grants of up to $5,000. Click here
Pope County x     Open until 4:30 pm on February 5, 2021 Pope County Business Relief Program. Grant awards up to $10,000 for eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Pope County x     CLOSED Pope County CARES Grant Program. Provides grants to businesses and nonprofits of up to $10,000 per recipient, with the potential for an additional $5,000 based on qualifying needs. Click here
Ramsey County     x   Property Tax Extension. Click here
Ramsey County x     Submit email to be placed on waitlist via link provided. Ramsey County Small Business Relief Fund. Click here
Ramsey County x     CLOSED Ramsey County Small Business Relief Fund. Grants up to $7500 based on economic injury from COVID-19 and eligible expenses. Click here
Ramsey County x     CLOSED Ramsey County Small Business Relief Fund. Funds to help with for critical expenses associated with reopening. Click here
Ramsey County x     CLOSED BizRecycling Relief Grants through Ramsey/Washington Recycling & Energy (R&E). One-time grants of up to $10,000. Click here
Ramsey County x     Applications accepted on a rolling basis until December 4th or funds are exhausted, whichever comes first.  Ramsey County Small Business Relief Fund – Final Round 3. Grants of up to $15,000 available. The award amount is determined based on program guidelines. Click here
Red Lake County x     Open until 4:00 pm on February 19, 2021 Red Lake County Business and Nonprofit Organization  Relief Grant Program. Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Businesses with up to 50 FTE's at the time of Application submission, and nonprofits with, or without employees may apply. Click here
Red Lake County   x     Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation (MMCDC) Small Business Emergency Loan. The loan is for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Maximum $50,000 and 3.5% interest rate. Fast approval process. Minnesota service area includes Hubbard, Becker, Red Lake, Pennington, and Polk counties. Click here
Red Wing x     CLOSED Red Wing Port Authority Temporary Outdoor Seating Grants. One to one matching grant up to $2,500. Click here
Redwood County x     February 1 - 4:00 pm February 19, 2021  Pandemic Business Grant Program. Grant awards up to $10,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Redwood County   x     COVID-19 Emergency Business Loan Program implemented by the Redwood County EDA. For businesses located in Redwood County. Maximum loan is $5,000 at 0%. Click here
Renville County x     Opens January 11. Grants are available on a first come / first served basis. County Relief Grant Program. Grants up to $5,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Grants are available on a first come / first served basis. Click here
Renville County x     CLOSED Cares Grants. The maximum grant amount for businesses is $7,500, and $5,000 for nonprofits. Click here
Rice County x     January 15 - January 29, 2021 and on a rolling basis thereafter if funds still available.  2021 Rice County COVID-19 Business Relief Payments. Grant awards up to $10,000 to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Rice County x     CLOSED Rice County CARES Small Business Grant. Provides grants of up to $3,000 for businesses with 50 or fewer FTE’s as of 2/29/2020.  The grants will be considered on a first come, 
first serve basis. Click here
Rochester     x CLOSED Rochester Public Utilities (RPU) is helping local small business customers pay their utility bills. Click here
Rochester x     CLOSED Nonprofit Relief Grant Program. Contacts and details via link. Click here
Rochester x     CLOSED Keep it Local, COVID-19 Innovators Grant. Provides $100,000 in financial support to businesses that are adapting their models to work together in response to the challenges posed by COVID-19. The city is offering $50,000 in grant funds with DMC contributing an additional $50,000 to businesses located in the DMC District. Click here
Rochester - Downtown Rochester x       A variety of grant opportunities available to Rochester businesses, some location restrictions may apply. Click here
Rogers x     CLOSED COVID Small Business Emergency Assistance (SBEA) Program. Click here
Rogers     x   On-Sale Liquor License Fee Reimbursement. Click here
Roseau County x     January 16 - January 29, 2021   Roseau County Small Business & Non-Profit Organization Grant Program. Grants to eligible businesses and nonprofits. No minimum or maximum award has been established. The county will review each application and make a determination. Click here
Roseau County x     CLOSED Roseau County CARES Act Non-profit Organization Funding. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to local non-profit organizations suffering revenue losses due to COVID-19 impacts. Click here
Roseville x     CLOSED Roseville Small Business Relief Fund. Provides a grant of up to $10,000. Businesses MUST have no more than $1 million in gross annual revenues. Click here
Sandstone   x     City of Sandstone COVID-19 Emergency Relief Loan Program. Kathy George, City Administrator 320-245-5241 or administrator@sandstonemn.com.
Scott County x     January 4 – 5pm on March 8, 2021 or until all funds are disbursed. First come basis. Scott County Executive Order 20-99 Relief Program. Provides some relief payments to restaurants, bars, gyms, and other similar businesses that have been partially or fully closed as a result of EO 20-99, Section 7. Click here
Scott County x     CLOSED Grants of varying amounts for businesses based on the business type and/or area of need. Click here
Sherburne County x     Open until January 22, 2021 COVID-19 Business Relief Fund. Grants up to $10,000 for eligible businesses. Click here
Sherburne County     x   Property Tax Payment Relief for residents and businesses that have been directly or indirectly impacted by the economic pressures caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here
Sherburne County   x     Sherburne County Economic Development Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) by resolution approved waiving of application fees and deferment of payments for existing and future borrowers. Contact Dan Weber, 763-765-3007 or  dan.weber@co.sherburne.mn.us 
Sherburne County x     CLOSED Sherburne County COVID-19 Community Resource Grant Application - Round II. Provides one time grant of up to $75,000 to community organizations. Click here
Sherburne County x     CLOSED Sherburne County Outdoor Dining Capacity Grant Application for locally owned and operated hospitality businesses located in Sherburne County. Click here
Shoreview   x     Shoreview EDA Small Business Emergency Assistance Forgivable Loan Program. For non home-based Shoreview businesses with up to 40 employees. Maximum loan $5,000. Click here
Shorewood x     CLOSED Lake Minnetonka Business Grant program. Small grants. Priority given to Excelsior – Lake Minnetonka Chamber members. Click here
Sibley x     Open until 4:30 pm on January 29, 2021  Phase 2 - Sibley County Business Assistance Grant Program. Grants to eligible businesses. Awards will vary based on identified need. Click here
Staples x     Ongoing - Administered by Initiative Foundation Staples Motley Emergency Relief & Response Fund. For businesses and organizations that operate in the Staple-Motley School District area. Click here
St. Louis County x     January 20 - 4:30 pm on February 3, 2021 Phase 3: St. Louis County Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grants. Grant awards up to $45,000 based on employment count, number of applications, and need. Click here
St. Louis County   x     Multiple COVID-19 relief options are available to businesses located within St. Louis County. Click here
St. Louis County   x SEE IRON RANGE RESOURCES & REHABILITATION    
St. Louis County x     CLOSED Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grants. Funds will be distributed in two (2) phases . Phase One for businesses with 20 or fewer FTE’s with maximum grant up to $25,000. Phase 
Two for businesses with 100 or fewer FTE’s with maximum grant up to $50,000. Click here
St. Louis Park     x   Website design and marketing assistance program. Provides assistance of up to $1,000 for new marketing services during COVID-19 pandemic. The program is available to St. Louis Park-based small businesses that have up to 50 employees. Click here
St. Paul x     CLOSED Saint Paul Bridge Fund is an emergency relief program for families with children and small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. The $3.85 million fund will be distributed to qualifying Saint Paul families with children as a flat-rate $1,000 grant and to qualifying small businesses as a flat-rate $7,500 grant. 
St. Paul     x   ​​​​City of Saint Paul/HRA Short-Term Loan Payment Deferral Program. A short-term deferral program notifying all borrowers with business and rental rehab loans that no payments will be due during the months of April - June, 2020 (principal or interest). If the loan has an interest component, no interest will accrue during this 3-month period, nor will any late fees be charged. Contact the City of Saint Paul’s Department of Planning and Economic Development at 651-266-6565 for more information. 
St. Peter   x     COVID-19 Micro Loan Program. Click here
Staples x       Staple-Motley Emergency Relief and Response Fund. For businesses located in the Staples-Motley School District, ISD 2170 area. Maximum business grant is $2,000. Click here
Stearns County x     Opens January 11 Stearns County Business Relief Fund. Grants up to $15,000 for eligible businesses and nonprofits (100 or fewer FTE's). Click here
Stearns County   x   CLOSED  
Stearns County x     CLOSED CARES Act Small Business Relief Program. Provides grants of up to $15,000 for businesses located within Stearns County with 50 or fewer employees. Click here
Steele County x     January 7 - 5:00 pm February 12, 2021 Economic Relief Grant Program. Grants to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Award amounts will be based on need and other criteria. Click here
Steele County x     CLOSED CARES Business Relief Grant Program. Provides grants of up $10,000 to small businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Stevens County x     Open until 4:00 pm January 27, 2021 STEVENS County CARES State Relief Grants. Grant awarded to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Stevens County x     CLOSED Stevens County CARES Grant. Eligible businesses and nonprofits are encouraged to apply as soon as soon as possible. Grants up to $10,000 based upon need. Click here
Stevens County     x CLOSED Reimbursement program - Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Applicants can ask for help with any PPE items purchased to be in compliance with state or federal guidelines and items needed to respond to executive orders. The expenses must have been incurred between March 1, 2020 and December 1, 2020. Click here
Swift County x     Open January 15 - February 15 County Relief Funding Program. Grant awards from $2,000 - $7,000 for eligible businesses and 501(c)3 nonprofits. Click here
Swift County x     CLOSED Swift County Business Relief Grant Program. Grant awards up to $5,000 per business/non-profit. Click here
Taconite Assistance Area   x     Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board Taconite Area Business Relief Loan Program. This program is limited to businesses located in the Taconite Assistance Area. Michael Lattery, 218-623-5734, Michaell@entrepreneurfund.org Click here
Thief River Falls   x   CLOSED TRF Micro Loan Emergency Fund. For businesses located in the City of Thief River Falls with 50 or less employees. Maximum loan $10,000 at 2% interest rate. Click here
Todd County x     January 19 - February 19, 2021 Todd County Grant Relief Program. Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Applications and grant amounts are prioritized based on various criteria. Click here
Tonka Bay x     CLOSED Lake Minnetonka Business Grant program. Small grants. Priority given to Excelsior – Lake Minnetonka Chamber members. Click here
Town of White x x    

CLOSED

Traverse County x     Open until 4:30 pm February 15, 2021 Traverse County Business Relief Grant. Applications will be evaluated primarily on Revenue Decline from 4th Quarter 2019 to 2020. Click here
Traverse County x     CLOSED Small Business Relief Grant Program. Provides grants of up to $10,000 to small businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Wabasha County x     Open until midnight on February 1, 2021 Wabasha County Business and Nonprofit Relief Grant Program. Grants awarded to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Wabasha County x     CLOSED COVID-19 Emergency Assistance for Small Businesses through SEMMCHRA . Provides grants of up to $10,000 for eligible locally owned and operated for-profit businesses with a physical establishment located in Wabasha or Winona County. Click here
Waconia     x   City has waived their Revolving Loan Fund fee.
Wadena County x     Open until 4:30 pm on February 2, 2021 COVID Relief Funds. Grant awards up to $5,000 for eligible businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Warroad   x     Warroad Forgivable Loan Program. Click here
Waseca   x   CLOSED Waseca EDA COVID Loan. Click here
Waseca County x     Closes January 31, 2021 Emergency Business Relief Grant. Grants up to $5,000 to eligible businesses. Click here
Waseca County x     CLOSED Community COVID-19 Small Business and Non-Profit Relief Grant. The maximum grant amount is $15,000.00 and minimum grant amount is $3,000.00, based upon request. Grants will be awarded on a first come first serve basis. Click here
Washington County x     January 7 – 4:30pm February 4, 2021. (Note: If any funds remain, eligible applications submitted after February 5th will be considered.) Washington County Business Relief Grant Program. Grants up to $15,000 based on program guidelines will be awarded to eligible businesses and nonprofits.
Click here
 
Washington County x     CLOSED Washington County Small Business Relief Grant. One-time grant awards of up to $15,000 available to eligible applicants. Click here
Washington County x     CLOSED BizRecycling Relief Grants through Ramsey/Washington Recycling & Energy (R&E). One-time grants of up to $10,000. Click here
Washington County x     CLOSED Washington County Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant – Round 3. Provides grants of up to $15,000 to employee-based small businesses and $7,500 for self-employed entrepreneurs. Click here
Watertown     x   Emergency Pandemic Business Rebate Program. Funds will be used for rebates on utility bills during the declared local emergency and any extension of the emergency period or up to 3 months (whichever is less). Click here
Watonwan County x     Open until close of business day on February 12, 2021 Watonwan County Small Business Relief Grant. Grant awards to eligible businesses and nonprofit that have up to 50 FTE's. Check link for grant prioritization. Grant amounts will be determined by the county. Click here
Wilkin County x     Open until January 22, 2021 Wilkin County COVID-19 Relief Program. Grants to eligible businesses and nonprofits. Each application will be reviewed to determine the award amount. Click here
Wilkin County x     CLOSED Wilkin County Cares Pandemic Relief. Provides grants of up to $10,000 for businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Windom   x     Small Business COVID Operating Loan, turnaround one week. Click here
Winona   x     Port Authority Emergency Loan Fund 2020: The Port Authority of Winona, with partners WNB Financial and Merchants Bank, has launched a $150,000 loan program for small businesses located in City of Winona disrupted by the pandemic. Loans are up to $6,000 and interest-free, with payments delayed until January 2021. Click here
Winona x     CLOSED Winona Daily News Local Marketing Grant Program. All advertising products they offer are eligible for the matching grant. Grants will be issued up to $500,000 in total, ranging from $250 - $15,000 per month per client. Click here
Winona County x     Open January 6 – March 31, 2021 or until funds are depleted COVID-19 Business Relief Fund Grants. Grants up to $10,000 for eligible businesses and nonprofits with no more than 150 employees as of  March 2020. Click here
Winona County x     CLOSED Winona County CARES Small Business Assistance Grant Program. One time grants of up to $10,000. Click here
Winona County x     CLOSED COVID-19 Emergency Assistance for Small Businesses through SEMMCHRA . Provides grants of up to $10,000 for eligible locally owned and operated for-profit businesses with a physical establishment located in Wabasha or Winona County. Click here
Wright County x     January 11 – February 8, 2021 Small Business Grant Program. Grants up to $20,000 for eligible small businesses. Click here
Wright County   x   CLOSED Wright County and Wright County EDP COVID-19 Business Assistance Loan Program for businesses located in Wright County. Maximum loan $5,000 at 0% interest rate. Click here
Wright County x     CLOSED Wright County Grant Program. Provides grants of up to $20,000 to small businesses with 50 or fewer employees. Click here
Wyoming x     CLOSED City of Wyoming/Chisago County Small Business Relief Grants. Grants to small businesses and nonprofits. Click here
Yellow Medicine County x     Open 9:00 am January 18, 2021 Funds will be distributed on a first come first served basis until depleted. Yellow Medicine County Business Assistance Program. Grants awarded to eligible businesses. Funds will be distributed on a first come first served basis until depleted. Click here
Yellow Medicine County x     CLOSED Yellow Medicine County Coronavirus Relief Grant Program. Round One: Grants up to $20,000 for businesses and nonprofits with under 50 employees. Round Two: No 
maximum grant limit for eligible businesses and non-profits. Click here