Without this additional funding, about 13,000 of the nearly 22,000 companies that applied for Phase 3 grants would have been rejected due to the program`s oversubscription. The JCEDC, in partnership with the City of Jersey City, makes available to companies funded through the NJEDA Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant. If you received money during Phase 1 or Phase 2, please contact the JCEDC to learn more about the possibility of match grant. If the Disaster Relief Loan Program becomes available in New Jersey, our office will assist and advise you on applying for loans. The Senate and white house have agreed, all parties combined, to a $2 trillion stimulus package to stabilize the U.S. economy during the coronavirus crisis The Hudson County Small Business Relief Program (HCSBRP) is offering grants of up to $20,000 to help Hudson County businesses that have no more than 25 full-time workers (or their part-time equivalents), who are affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Your HCSBRP grant can be used to cover a number of costs of the COVID-19 pandemic resulting from the closure, partial closure or interruption of your small business. The support program will provide funding to SMEs in need as efficiently and quickly as possible. This funding round will focus on the smallest companies in sectors among the sectors most affected by the COVID-19 containment measures.