Jersey City COVID-19 Financial Relief Program Grant Application
The Jersey City COVID-19 Financial Relief Grant Program is designed to provide to Jersey City businesses negatively impacted by COVID-19.
The goals of the COVID‐19 Grant Program include:
- Help Jersey City small businesses survive the COVID‐19 crisis;
- Help retain employment of workers who are residents of Jersey City;
- Help Jersey City small businesses continue to provide goods and services for residents, businesses and communities of Jersey City, especially low‐ and moderate‐income areas;
- Help Jersey City small businesses avoid the risk of capital with predatory terms and conditions.
Currently, only for-profit businesses with a physical location in Jersey City that have been approved or wait-listed for NJEDA Small Business COVID-19 programs are eligible to apply for this program.
Non-Profit Organizations are not eligible to apply for these grant funds.
Click here to start the application process. Please attach proof of your NJEDA award or wait-list number.
Please review these Frequently Asked Questions regarding the Application before proceeding:
Under Business Information,
Please indicate which revenue category describes your business.
Types of revenue include:
Jersey City Business Tax Account Number:
This number is your Federal Tax ID Number.
Under Required Documents to Upload with Application,
ACH Form is for electronic funds transfer
Please provide the following:
Name and address of bank
Bank contact name, email and phone #
Attach a copy of voided check.
If this information is not provided, a check will be mailed.
Certification for Performance and Fidelity to Grant Program Requirements -
Please upload your approval or waitlist letter/email from NJEDA here. This must include your confirmation number from NJEDA.
Our COVID-19 Impact Survey will assist us in providing much-needed services to Jersey City small businesses. Please take a moment to complete the survey by clicking here.