Covid Relief Grants Up To $15,000 For Creative Businesses

1/30/20245 weeks ago

If you are a creative brick-and-mortar business, you can receive up to $15,000 in reimbursement for payroll, commercial rent/mortgage, equipment, or other costs. Artists and creatives with home-based businesses can receive up to $7,500 for payroll or operating/equipment costs.

The City of Cambridge's Small Business Operations Grant provides relief to small businesses and home-based businesses that were heavily impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Apply by Friday, Feb. 16, 2024 at noon EST at

Applicants must show they were affected by the pandemic. For more information about eligibility, exclusions, and how to prepare for the application for this grant, please visit:

Those with questions or in need of assistance can call 617-349-7223 or email Translation and interpretation services are available upon request.

Coming Soon: Up To $30K Recovery Grants For Cultural Nonprofits

In the coming month, Cambridge Arts and Cambridge's Community Development Department plan to launch Create Cambridge, which offers COVID-19 recovery grants ranging from $6,000 to $30,000 for cultural nonprofits active in Cambridge. Final amounts are subject to change. More details coming soon.