The City of Champaign Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant is a grant of up to $15,000 to assist small businesses that have been impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic Disaster Declaration.  Eligible small businesses may request reimbursement for expenses incurred April 1, 2020 through June 30, 2020.  Individual grant amounts will be based on need and documentation of expenses provided by applicant.

Applications will be accepted on a first come first served basis.  Applications can be submitted online or in person beginning June 24, 2020 at 8:00 am.

To Submit Online:

Send your completed application and supporting documentation with the subject line stating COVID Relief Grant to

To Submit in Person:   

Application can be dropped in the white drop off mailbox located at the north entrance of the Champaign City Building (102 N. Neil Street, Champaign, IL 61820) labeled  Attention:  COVID Relief Grant.

Download Application

View Sample Application 

View Application Instructional Video

Contact City Staff with Questions: