The purpose of the Diverse Business Assistance Program is to provide funding to assist chambers and non-profit organizations providing assistance to small businesses owned by individuals who have been disproportionately impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The State intends to award up to $73,470,707.65 in grants through this Program. Funding for this assistance is provided to Wisconsin by the Federal American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.
For more information regarding the Diverse Business Assistance Program please visit the links below.
- As of 2:00PM CT, January 21st, 2022, the Diverse Business Assistance Grant is no longer accepting applications in accordance with the application deadline posted in the Program Grant Announcement.
- Program Email: DiverseBusinessAssistance@wisconsin.gov