The City of Champaign is announcing the Small Business Incentive Program COVID-19 Relief Grant! Champaign City Council amended the City’s Small Business Incentive Program (SBIP) to allow allocation of $520,000 of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding to small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic. Up to $15,000 per grant is available to eligible small businesses located within the City of Champaign.
Applications will be accepted on a first-come first-served basis beginning Wednesday June 24, 2020 at 8:00 am. Applications can be submitted via email or in person.
To Submit Online: Send your completed application and supporting documentation to COVIDreliefgrant@champaignil.gov
To Submit in Person: Applications can be dropped in the white drop off mailbox located at the north entrance of the Champaign City Building (102 N Neil St. Champaign, IL 61820).
Check the following links for the program application, instructional video, or to contact City of Champaign Staff:
- Information, eligibility and the program application can be found on the City website at: www.champaignil.gov/COVIDreliefgrant/
- You can view the Application Instructional Video Here: https://vimeo.com/429397439
- To contact city staff with questions about the program please email: COVIDreliefgrant@champaignil.gov