Cornoravirus Small Business Grant Application Period Opens Monday

Cornoravirus Small Business Grant Application Period Opens Monday
September 11, 2020
Belton small businesses may begin to apply for Coronavirus relief grants beginning on Monday.

Under Phase 1 of the program, locally owned Belton businesses may apply for grants of up to $2,000 each. The City has a total of $61,273 in funding available from an allocation of the 2020 CARES Act.

The grant application is brief and asks for the following information:
  • Number of employees
  • Revenue decline
  • Impact of COVID-19 on business
  • Proposed use of funding
  • If funds applied for and/or received from elsewhere
  • Did business close and/or operate on a limited capacity
  • Certification of accuracy of information provided.
The Central Texas Council of Governments (CTCOG) is administering the grant program in behalf of the City. Applications are available at beltontexas.gov/covidgrant. The application deadline is 5 p.m., Friday, Sept. 28.