County Grant Programs

NOTE: Eligibility and application requirements are not yet available for the programs listed below. Grant funding for all four programs will be extremely limited, and specific eligibility criteria will apply. As additional information becomes available, it will be posted on our website.

 Allegany County Government will be receiving funding for four additional grant programs from the Maryland Department of Commerce and the Maryland Department of Community Development:

Online Sales and Telework Assistance COVID RELIEF Grant Program:

Open:  Round 2 Funding - Deadline November 12, 2021.

Maryland Relief Act 2021 - Allegany County Online Sales / Telework Grant 

No single business may receive more than $5,000 of Grant Funds in grant funding under the Program.

The County Commissioners of Allegany County, Maryland recognizes the distressing economic impact COVID-19 continues to have on businesses. The Maryland Relief Act of 2021 provided funding for Online Sales and Telework to assist businesses in setting up an online sales framework and offering employees telework opportunities and will be dispersed through the County Economic and Tourism Development Department.  Apply Now

RESTAURANT AND CATERERS COVID RELIEF GRANT PROGRAM:

THIS GRANT IS NOW CLOSED.

This grant funding will support Allegany County restaurants facing continued financial impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic.   Allegany County will receive $251,597.99 for this grant fund.  Opened:  April 23, 2021 / Closing Deadline: 4:00 p.m. EST, May 7, 2021.  Allegany County Government will be reviewing all applications and will determine/announce grantees and grant amounts based on the grant criteria set forth by the State of Maryland.

Lodging and Accommodations COVID RELIEF Grant Program:

This Grant is Now Closed

This grant funding will support Allegany County hotel, lodging, and accommodation businesses facing continued financial impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic. Allegany County will receive $114,362.72 for this grant fund.  Opened:  May 14, 2021, and Closed:  May 26, 2021.   Allegany County Government will be reviewing all applications and will determine/announce grantees and grant amounts based on the grant criteria set forth by the State of Maryland.

Nonprofit Recovery Grant:

This Grant is Now Closed

This grant funding will support Allegany County nonprofit organizations facing continued financial impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic. Allegany County will receive $232,947 for this grant fund.  Applications for non-profits to complete will be available starting May 17, 2021, at noon until May 28, 2021, at 4 pm.  The applications can be sent to dnedved@alleganygov.org.