Baltimore County will award grants of up to $15,000 to more than 650 Baltimore County-based small businesses through the COVID-19 Small Business Emergency Relief Grants Program administered by the Department of Economic and Workforce Development (DEWD).

A goal of the program is to award at least 25 percent of grant funding to women and minority-owned businesses (WBE-MBE) which will be given funding priority. Funding priority may Also be given to businesses that have been unable to operate or are operating at a significantly reduced capacity.

For more information and eligibility requirements, please visit

Please direct all application inquires to [email protected]