Starting January 20, eligible businesses located in BGE's service area will have three opportunities to apply for grants of up to $20,000. To be eligible, a business must have between two and 25 employees, less than $7 million in annual revenue, a demonstrated need for support, a strong plan for moving forward, and be in good standing with the state of Maryland.
- Round 1: January 20 - March 3, 2021
- Round 2: May 5 - June 16, 2021
- Round 3: September 1 - October 13, 2021
Grant recipients will be selected via a panel and will be notified within 30 days of each round’s close.
Spread the Word
We would appreciate any assistance you can provide in amplifying the Energizing Small Business Grants Program throughout your network. Attached you will find a one-page overview of the program and a promotional toolkit (including recommended posts and ready-made social graphics) to help you share the opportunity across your website, newsletter, and social media channels. Please let me know if you are willing to help promote this very exciting opportunity to support small businesses in central Maryland.
For more information, please visit bge.helloalice.com or do not hesitate to contact me directly and I will be happy to provide additional information or support.