The Back to Business Mississippi Grant Program, established by Senate Bills 2772 and 2053, provided $240 million to eligible businesses affected by COVID-19.
Eligibility requires that an applicant be in good standing with the Mississippi Secretary of State’s Office, have a controlling interest owned by one or more Mississippi residents, filed taxes, and has no more than 50 full time equivalent employees as of March 1, 2020, among other stipulations. Qualifying businesses may apply for up to $25,000, and shall receive $3,500 as a base payment.
Applications are due September 15, 2020.
More information is available at www.backtobusinessms.org or 1-800-462-9980.