The Cowlitz County CARES Act Emergency Business Grant was made available thanks to the Cowlitz County Commissioner's and in partnership with the Cowlitz Economic Development Council (CEDC) to assist small businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
READ TO THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE FOR QUALIFYING INFORMATION AND DIRECTIONS. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED FOR REVIEW.
In order to qualify for this grant, your Cowlitz County business must meet all of the following criteria:
• Your business must be within Cowlitz County, Washington.
• Your business must employ no more than 25 full-time equivalent employees.
• Your business must have been in business for at least 1 year.
You do not have to be a member of the CEDC to apply for this grant. Any incomplete applications or misleading information will be issued a denial. An independent committee will do an initial review of applications, with final awards to be determined by a committee made up of representatives from various municipalities and the county. Your e-mail will be added to the Cowlitz Economic Development Council (CEDC) e-mail distribution list for future opportunities and updated information related to business and other initiatives. If you should have any questions, please contact Lindsey Cope with the Cowlitz Economic Development Council at cope [at] cowlitzedc.com or 360.560.3286.
PLEASE APPLY HERE
Friday, June 5, 2020 - 12:00pm to Friday, June 26, 2020 - 5:00pm