Microbusiness COVID-19 Relief Grant Program


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Join us for information and to get help with your application:

North County

Thursday, May 25 / 10 am – 12 noon

Santa Barbara Foundation

2625 S. Miller St., Santa Maria, CA 93455

South County

Thursday, May 25 / 4 – 6 pm

Museum of Contemporary Art (formerly Contemporary Art Forum)
653 Paseo Nuevo (Upstairs, opposite Center Stage Theatre)
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

If you cannot attend a workshop, please

Call: (805) 880-9352
Text “Grant” to (724) 860-8686
Email: Andi@sbfoundation.org

We are here to help you complete your application and receive your grant!

Microbusiness COVID-19 Relief Grant Program

The Microbusiness COVID-19 Relief Grant Program provides microbusiness assistance for the County of Santa Barbara. Eligible microbusinesses that were adversely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic may apply for up to $2,500.

Additional Information: Before accessing the grants portal and registering your microbusiness to receive access to the application, please review the Grant Program Guidelines, Important Information, Program Definitions, and Frequently Asked Questions.

Applications WILL NOT be accepted by email or fax. Applications will be time & date stamped and reviewed on a first-come-first-serve basis. If interest persists and funds are still available, the Santa Barbara Foundation may extend the application period.

Please contact the Santa Barbara Foundation at 805-880-9352, for questions. Applications can be submitted via the Santa Barbara Foundation’s grants portal, printing and mailing or hand-delivering applications in a sealed envelope to the Santa Barbara Foundation at 1111 Chapala Street, Santa Barbara, Ca, 93101 or 2625 Miller Street, Santa Maria, CA 93455 during regular hours of operation of Monday through Friday from 9 am – 5 pm.