HAGERSTOWN, MD (August 11, 2020) – The Board of County Commissioners
voted to reopen and change guidelines of the Rise Up Business Stabilization Grant
. New guidelines allow start-up businesses established and operational September 2019 to March 2020 that meet the criteria
to submit an application. Other established businesses who have NOT previously applied would also be eligible to apply. Grant applications are accepted and funds are distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Applications will be accepted from 8:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 12, 2020 until midnight on Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Applications will be accepted electronically and can be downloaded at www.washcorises.net
. Details for submission are stated on the application. The website also provides guidelines, application instructions, and answers to frequently asked questions.
Business owners can access the application by clicking the button below.