Division of Small Business

COVID-19 Information for Delaware Small Businesses

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The Division of Small Business is here to help your business navigate this challenging time and succeed in the transition back to normalcy once it has passed.


DE Relief Grants give Delaware small businesses and nonprofits access to funds to cover expenses and provide relief related to COVID-19 .

The nearly $200 million program is a joint initiative  from the State and New Castle County.

The program is now closed to new applications.

The Hospitality Emergency Loan Program was started in the earliest days of Delaware’s State of Emergency.

Get answers to frequently asked questions about H.E.L.P. and information about program eligibility.

The program is now closed to new applications.

Information on programs including the Paycheck Protection Program, Shuttered Venue Operators Grant and Restaurant Revitalization Fund can be accessed through the U.S. Small Business Administration.

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