Small Business Grant Eligibility

PLEASE NOTE: Districts 2, 3, and 4 have already allocated all of their funding and are no longer accepting applications.


Are you a private for-profit business or non-profit?

Do you have twenty (20) or fewer employees, including sole proprietorships and independent contractors?

Are you headquartered based and operated in San Diego County, providing local goods and services to the community?

Do you have a minimum one-year operating history as of February 14, 2020?

Have you experienced financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic? These impacts must be documented, quantifiable, and clearly driven by COVID-19.

Have you complied with all state and local public health guidance?

Are you located in an incorporated city with its own small business stimulus grant program that is actively accepting applications and awarding grant funds?