Rockbridge County accepting applications for COVID-19 Small Business Grant Program

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ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — After receiving funding from the Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, Rockbridge County says it will offer small business grants to cover extra expenses caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

In partnership with the Rockbridge County Economic Development Authority (the EDA), the Board of Supervisors has allocated $250,000 of CARES Act funding to the Rockbridge County COVID-19 Small Business Grant Program.

The EDA will accept applications from August 3 to August 31 at 5 p.m. A committee will review the applications and distribute grant funds to qualified applications beginning on September 7.

Please read the full description of the grant program here before applying below. 

To apply for this grant, you may fill out the Rockbridge County COVID-19 Small Business Grant Program Application.  

You may also contact Brandy Flint at bflint@rockbridgecountyva.gov or call (540) 464-9662 to obtain a copy of the application form. Applications can be submitted by email, in person at the Community Development Office located at 150 South Main on the 2nd Floor, or via the drop box located at the front of the building by 5 p.m. on August 31.

For more information, click here.

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