The Talbot CARES COVID-19 Small Business Emergency Relief Grant Program offers up to $10,000 working capital to assist Talbot County small businesses and not-for-profits with disrupted operations caused by COVID-19. The Talbot County Council allocated $1.2 million for this fund. Grants are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis until funds are depleted. Visit the Talbot County Department of Economic Development and Tourism for full details.

The program reopened for a third round on November 1, 2020 and is now CLOSED.

Talbot County CARES Funding Small Business Grant Information

Talbot County CARES Funding Checklist  


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