Erie County Back to Business
- For first-time users, please click the ‘Apply’ button on the right-hand side of your screen.
- You will be taken to a new page - click ‘Register’ for a SurveyMonkey account in the upper right-hand corner.
- Once registered, you will be able to access and start the application.
Thank you for your interest in the Erie County Back to Business Grant Program! You’ve reached the application page. Please review the below information before applying.
Am I Eligible?
In order to be considered eligible to apply, companies must meet the following criteria:
Business Type: For-profit (Sole Proprietorships, LLCs, LLPs, C-Corps, and S-Corps)
Age of Company: Formally established and in continuous operation since at least Oct. 1, 2019
Location: Based in Erie County, NY; The Founder/CEO and 90% of staff must be located in the region
Revenue: Generated less than $7.5M in revenue over the course of 2019
Employees: 50 or fewer W-2 based FTEs (Consultants and 1099s do not count towards this total)
- Other: Companies must be able to provide evidence of a significant loss of gross revenue, or a reduced level of production, sales, employment, or service due to COVID
Grant Program Terms
Now that you’ve reviewed the above, you’re ready to begin. Click 'Apply’ on the program page to start your application.
Have questions? Check out our FAQ here.