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San Juan County CARES Grant

San Juan County and it's partnering cities of Blanding, Bluff, and Monticello are pleased to announce a grant program for small business's negatively affected by COVID-19 with funds received through the CARES act. Funding will range from $1,000 to $10,000 per business. The awarded grant amount will be determined by COVID-19 impact, previous CARES funding, and the number of employees.

Click Here to Apply (Closed)

For a list of common FAQ's click here.

Grant Schedule

  • -Aug 12 Open House, 5-7 PM, Blanding City Office - masks required
  • -Aug 17 The grant program will begin accepting applications
    • -Applications reviews will occur every Friday and checks sent out every Tuesday. Please note, some business applications may take longer to award based on the grant review process. Businesses will be notified of their application status following a similar timeline.
  • -Oct 31 No applicants will be accepted when the grant fund is exhausted or the deadline of Oct 31 - whichever comes first.

Grant Application Process

  1. 1. Businesses must complete and submit an application - San Juan CARES Grant Application (CLOSED) 
  2. 2. All questions for the application can be found here -  SJC CARES Grant Question list
  3. 3. All applicants must be a registered small business (Less than 250 employees) with an active business license in San Juan County or a partnering city - Monticello, Blanding, or Bluff.
  4. 4. Upon completion of the online application you will receive an email confirming receipt of your application with a copy of your application's responses. If you do not receive an email, your application was not received.
  5. 5. Applications will be received on a first-come, first-served basis as completed applications are received.

Required Application Documentation

Recipients will be responsible for any tax implications of receiving grant revenue.

All San Juan County CARES Grant funds must be expended by Dec 31, 2020.

Contacts & Support

  • -Here is a list of common FAQ's: click here to view
  • -If you have questions regarding this application please reach out to San Juan County Economic Development and Visitor Services at 435-587-3235
  • -If you need assistance completing your profit and loss statement, see our template (Profit Loss Form Template) and if you need technical support with completing reach out to Meghan McFall with the USU-Blanding Small Business Development Center (SBDC), [email protected], 435-678-8102