Financial Assistance Resources
The Sussex County Economic Partnership (SCEDP) is dedicated to supporting businesses impacted by COVID 19. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 973-579-1811 with any questions. We are here to help.
April 27: Additional Funding Authorized For PPP Loan Forgiveness Program.
April 4: Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) - The Paycheck Protection Program is perhaps the biggest item for business owners in the $2 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security, or CARES, Act that was passed last week by the federal government.
March 31: Presentation from 3/31 webinar with Tim Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) explaining its Economic Relief Package with initiatives aimed at stabilizing and revitalizing local small businesses, mid-size businesses, and other early-stage companies.
NJEDA COVID-19 ECONOMIC RELIEF PROGRAMS
- Determine if you are eligible for NJEDA COVID-19 programs, HERE
- Determine the potential size of your grant, HERE
- Recording of 3/31 webinar with NJEDA's Tim Sullivan, HERE
March 27: NJEDA introduces ELIGIBILITY WIZARD to help make it easy for organizations to understand what support programs are available to you to help stabilize your operations and get back on a pathway to growth.
March 26: NJEDA Announces New Initiatives to Support Businesses (Document)
More information about these new initiatives is a available HERE.
New Jersey small business owners impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic may apply for financial assistance through the Small Business Administration. More information about these new initiatives is a available HERE.
- Guidance for SBA Loans
- Apply for an SBA Loan
- Slide show presented by Rep. Josh Gottheimer at Coronavirus Briefing on March 17 outlining the SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan Basics. (Click Here for this is a very informative basic document to help you understand the process)