Maryland Agriculture and Resource-Based Industry Development Corporation (MARBIDCO)
06/06/20 - Postmarked by Date or Electronic Receipt by 06/10/20.
Grants of up to $50,000 and grants of up to $75,000 to Maryland businesses to mitigate losses and disruptions related to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to support local cooperatives and producers and processors of natural resources that have been impacted by the Coronavirus health crisis. Grant funds will be used to adjust operations in order to serve new markets or make business operations more economically sustainable going forward in the short-term. Applicants that can demonstrate an immediate need for equipment use will be given higher priority.
To help Maryland’s food and fiber producers, harvesters and primary processors adjust to the business disruptions caused by COVID-19, MARBIDCO is offering the Pandemic Adjustment Equipment Grant Fund (PAEGF), which has been established using federal Coronavirus Relief Funds provided by the State of Maryland (Maryland Department of Health).
Priority in the review of applications will include an assessment of immediate need, the amountof money being requested, as well as the following:
Eligible expenses are equipment and capital assets which will help farmers and producers, seafood and timber harvesters, forest product operations, and food and seafood processors to make adjustments caused by the pandemic and diversify their business operations. Examples include,but are not limited to, the following:
GrantWatch ID#: 189840
Applicants can apply for grant funds of between $1,000 and $50,000. Wood and seafood processors and agricultural cooperatives may apply for a grant up to $75,000.
No equipment may be purchased (or ordered) after July 30, 2020, but equipment that has been purchased since March 15, 2020 may be eligible for cost reimbursement.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Send completed applications to:
Electronically to email@example.com or by mail to:
Pandemic Adjustment Equipment Grant Program
1410 Forest Drive, Suite 21
Annapolis, MD 21403
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