MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ — Has your small business been impacted by COVID-19? Small businesses and nonprofits with no more than 50 employees may be eligible for a grant up to $30,000. Know another business owner? Forward this to them.

Through the Federal CARES Act, small businesses may apply for reimbursement for COVID-19 related  loss of revenue, expenses incurred, and/or continuation of services. 
  • Total Middlesex County Grant Fund Amount: $30 Million
  • Funding Capped at $30,000 per application
  • Available on a First-Come, First-Served Basis
Simple Application Process: 
  • Read the Program Guidelines & FAQ
  • Complete Online Application
  • Post-Award Business Follow-Up
Defining Small Businesses: 
  • Independently or family-owned businesses with no more than 50 employees
  • Documented business interruption as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and related emergency declaration, resulting in financial loss.
  • Businesses must have been open and operating on March 1, 2020
  • Must be a Sole Proprietorship, LLC/LLP, S-Corporation, Corporation, Nonprofit* or Partnership
  • Active businesses physically located in Middlesex County, with a net annual business income of less than $1,000,000 based on their last federal tax return

    *Nonprofits only eligible for reimbursement of increased incurred expenses, not loss of revenue.
Please Note:
  • You can still apply but cannot submit any expenses or loss of revenues previously reimbursed by State or Federal CARES Act funding, CDBG Grants, PPP Grants or Loans, private insurance, or any other COVID-19 relief program.

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