Grants – funded by the federal CARES Act Coronavirus Relief Fund and administered by the Wisconsin Department of Administration – are available to small businesses and venues that serve as cultural catalysts in communities across Wisconsin and whose operations have been negatively affected by the coronavirus.
The COVID-19 Movie Theater Grant Program includes available grants totaling up to $10 million. The application deadline is Oct. 26, 2 pm.
The COVID-19 Lodging Property Grant Program has available grants totaling up to $20 million. The application deadline is Oct. 26, 2 pm.
The COVID-19 Live Music and Entertainment Venue Grant Program is offering grants totaling up to $15 million. The application deadline is Oct. 28, 2 pm.
An additional $50 million is also available through the We’re All In Small Business Grants program. It prioritizes businesses most affected by the pandemic, including restaurants and taverns. Applications will be accepted through Nov. 2.
Visit doa.wi.gov/Pages/LocalGovtsGrants/COVID-Grants.aspx to learn more.