City of Glendale Small Business Grant Program


City of Glendale Small Business Grant Program

City of Glendale Small Business Grant ProgramThe City of Glendale has created two grants to help small businesses experiencing COVID-19 related difficulties.

General Grant Information

  • Application Period: July 1, 2020 at 12 :00 PM – July 15, 2020 at 12:00 PM
  • Grant Amount: $5,000
  • Business may only apply for one of the grants or risk disqualification.
  • Business must be located in Glendale in a property zoned for commercial use.
  • Business has not and will not receive any Federal COVID-19 funding.

How to Apply

Visit GlendaleCA.gov/SmallBusinessGrants for complete program details and to apply online.

A lottery will take place on July 20, 2020. Selected applicants will be notified immediately.

For more information please call (818) 548-2067 or email: smallbusinessgrant@glendaleca.gov

Small Business Recovery Grant

Business must meet all requirements on reverse side plus:

  • Must have 500 or fewer employees.
  • Businesses must be in operation for a minimum of 6 months as of July 1, 2020.
  • All business types are eligible to apply (excluding loan packagers and businesses affiliated with gambling, among other narrowly defined prohibited businesses).
  • Non-profit organizations are eligible (excluding houses of worship).

Low-Income Small Business Grant

Business must meet all requirements on reverse side plus:

  • Business must have 25 or fewer employees.
  • Business must have been in operation for at least one year as of July 1, 2020.
  • Business is a restaurant or defined as a “non-essential” business under Safer at Home restrictions, including bars, bowling alleys, beauty salons or barbershops, retail stores, nail salons, gyms or fitness centers and spas.
  • Applicant must be a legal resident of the United States
  • 51% of the employees, including the owner, must be LOW-INCOME.

Click here for more information on the grant programs.