Marathon County Women’s Small Business Grant – Requirements:

1. Women’s Small Business must of either have been closed as nonessential or had operations severely limited by safer at home – March 25, 2020 and/or continue to experience distress.

2. Ten or less employees.

3.Women Owned (51% or more) – Sole proprietors, LLCs or Corporations located throughout Marathon County, Wisconsin are eligible to apply..

4. No duplication of funding allowed.  Example – you cannot cover the same payroll twice but you can apply for future payroll or you have run out of inventory for your business and require additional assistance – you can apply for this grant.

5. The following businesses cannot apply for this grant – franchises, non-profits, property management, real estate rental or real estate businesses.

5. $500 – $1500.00 grant can be used for the following: personal protective equipment for clients and/or staff per CDC guidelines, restocking of inventory, rent, utilities, reopening/staying open funds, and/or marketing/advertising. Please call MCDEVCO for questions on other uses – 715.298.0084.

TO BEGIN THE PROCESS OF FILLING OUT YOUR GRANT APPLICATION PLEASE SUBMIT THE CONTACT FORM BELOW FOR MCDEVCO TO SEND YOU A PASSWORD! (Note – Our office hours are Monday – Friday 7:30am – 4:00pm.)

After you receive your password start your application process here. 

Note that once you begin the process of filling out your application it can not be saved – you have to completed it at one setting. The application should take between 15 and 30 minutes. Make sure that you have all of your business information such as EIN or Social Security Number, any other COVID-19 payments that you have received, articles of incorporation, last filed taxes, etc before you begin.

Thank you for your application. MCDEVCO will contact you shortly.