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Grant application deadline extended for small businesses in Clark County

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Posted at 1:04 PM, Aug 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-04 16:57:12-04

The deadline for Las Vegas area small businesses to apply for up to $15,000 in county grants has been extended to 11:59 p.m. Aug. 11.

Small business owners in Clark County who have lost money because of the ongoing pandemic may qualify for the county’s Small Business Rental Assistance program, which provides up to $10,000 to cover past-due rent, and/or the Small Business Protective Retrofit Grant, which will reimburse businesses up to $5,000 for costs such as purchasing personal protective equipment for employees and installing no-touch doors and walk-up windows.

Information about the programs and the applications are online here.

Applications must be submitted online.

WHO QUALIFIES?

Qualified applicants will be in unincorporated Clark county, have a Clark County business license, and 20 or fewer employees. Grant awards could be made in late August.

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES:

The County has partnered with the Nevada Small Business Development Center at UNLV to provide assistance to business owners who may need help with the application process.

The center is online and can be reached at (702) 895-5019.

Business owners with legal questions not related to these grant applications may contact the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada at (702) 386-1070.