Santa Rosa County, Florida, in partnership with the Florida SBDC at UWF, has created the Santa Rosa County Small Business COVID-19 Recovery Grant Program. Santa Rosa County will fund the grant with a contribution of $100,000. The Florida SBDC at UWF will assist eligible for-profit businesses with applying for the grant, UWF will distribute the appropriate funds to businesses who have been awarded the grant, and a third-party review board will be created to review applications.
The review board will determine eligibility, and approve the award of grant funding to each applicant on a case-by-case basis using the parameters listed below. The COVID-19 Grant is intended to assist for-profit businesses located in Santa Rosa County, and address their immediate cash flow needs as a result of demonstrated economic injury due to COVID-19.
Applications will be accepted beginning April 6.
Read the application steps below carefully. Please note that complete applications will be reviewed in the order they are received. Please note that each applicant OR business is only eligible for one grant. If the applicant OR business has received the Northwest Florida Small Business COVID-19 Grant they will not be eligible for the Santa Rosa County Small Business Recovery COVID-19 Grant.
- Application open currently until funds are depleted
- Grant Amount (Max): $2,500 per Applicant or Business
Download as .pdf file:
Request for Consulting (Complete online at www.sbdc.uwf.edu)
Completed SRC Grant Application
Required supporting documents
Sunbiz Printout for the business
Copy of Driver’s license or US Passport for each individual signing on the grant application