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Find loans backed by the government and other funding options. Learn about emergency loans and tax relief available to businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnThe Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) offers loans to help small businesses and non-profits keep their workers employed. If you follow the guidelines, your loan may be forgiven. And if your business has gotten its first PPP loan (draw), it may be eligible for a second draw. 

, including program details, who can apply, loan forgiveness, and frequently asked questions.

You can apply for a PPP Loan until May 31, 2021. 

Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL)

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnAn (EIDL) helps small businesses and nonprofits that are losing money during the coronavirus pandemic and that need funds for financial obligations and operating expenses.

SBA is accepting applications for EIDLs until December 31, 2021. 


SBA Debt Relief

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnSBA’s Debt Relief Program pays the principal, interest, and fees for six months for 7(a), 504, and Microloans disbursed before September 27, 2020. Beginning in February 2021, that relief was extended for certain businesses.

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnFor details, see the “Small Business Debt Relief Program” section, page 9 of the .

Shuttered Venue Operators Grant

Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miềnIf you're a talent representative or operate a theater, museum, or a live performing arts or event venue, you may qualify for a grant equal to 45% of your gross earned revenue.


- Explore many types of loans for starting and expanding a business, handling disasters, and exporting goods.  

  • Xổ số trực tiếp 3 miền - Get information on government-guaranteed loans for rural businesses and local program contacts. 

  • - Research many types of federal loans for your business and learn how to apply.  

  • - The SBLF is an initiative of the U.S. Treasury Department. It provides capital to qualified community banks and community development loan funds (CDLFs). This helps banks and businesses work together to promote economic growth and create new jobs. 

  • No Federal Grants for Businesses 

    The federal government does not offer grants for starting or growing a business. It only provides grants for nonprofit and educational institutions. These organizations focus mainly on medicine, technology development, and other related fields. Find out more about federal grants.

    Some state and local programs offer business grants. They usually require you to match the funds. Or, they may expect you to combine the grant with other forms of financing, such as a loan.

    Other Government Funding Options for Your Business

    These federal and state programs can also help finance your business:

    • Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) Program -  The SBA partners with private investment funds licensed as SBICs to provide growth capital to small businesses..  

    • Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Programs - The SBIR/STTR programs are competitive and awards-based. They encourage small businesses to pursue federal research or research and development (R/R&D) projects. While exploring their technological potential, businesses can profit from commercialization..

    State and Local Business Assistance - Find out about state and local business financial assistance where you liveXổ số trực tiếp 3 miền. This includes financing for business expansion, state credit initiatives, and more.

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    Last Updated: April 15, 2021