Big Sky Economic Development News

ATTENTION BUSINESS OWNERS!

Oct 29, 2020

There are two helpful grants still available for business owners! The Business Adaptability grant and Workforce Recovery Grant. These grants have upcoming deadlines to apply and they operate on a first come first serve basis. Don’t wait to apply if you think you qualify for these grants!

 

The Business Adaptability Grant was created in response to the costs businesses and nonprofits in Montana incurred to adapt to the new business environment caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic. The program will provide reimbursement for COVID-19 expenses related to keeping staff and customers safe- from the purchase of personal protective equipment to resources needed for staff to work remotely. To find out more information or apply, please click here.

 

The Workforce Recovery Grant program is designed to support Montana Businesses that had to lay-off employees and/or reduce the hours of the employee to part-time statues due to the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Workforce Recovery Program will reimburse a business for the wages of full-time, permanent jobs that are created and retained for at least six-months, up to a maximum of 25 jobs per business. Businesses apply directly to the program. To find out more information or to apply, please click here.

 

Questions? Please call 406-869-8420 or email allison@bigskyeda.org