New Grants & Trainings

New Grants Program

On October 22, 2020 the Commonwealth of Massachusetts launched a New Grants Program which is divided into 2 parts, one of which will help businesses with 5 or fewer employees and the other which will help businesses with 50 or fewer employees. Find detailed information about eligibility requirements and application instructions on the Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation website

The deadline for applications is November 12, 2020 at noon. 

Overview Information in Multiple Languages

The agency administering the program, Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation, will be providing program overview information in the following languages shortly (application will remain in English): 

  • Arabic
  • Creole
  • Guajarati
  • Haitian
  • Khmer
  • Korean
  • Portuguese
  • Simplified Chinese
  • Spanish 
  • Traditional Chinese
  • Vietnamese


On Wednesday, November 4 and Friday, November 6, the Enterprise Center, Mill Cities Community Investments (MCCI) and the North Shore Alliance for Economic Development will host trainings.

Grants for Massachusetts Small Businesses

On Wednesday, November 4, from 12 to 1 pm Learn about the new COVID-19 Grants for Massachusetts Small Businesses, including eligibility, approved use of funds, required documentation, and how to submit an application. 

Aprenda sobre las nuevas subvenciones de COVID-19 para pequeños negocios de Massachusetts, incluyendo elegibilidad, el uso aprobado de fondos, la documentación requerida y cómo entregar su solicitud.

Register online at the MCCI website.

Application Demo

On Friday, November 6, from 2 to 4 pm join the MCCI team for a live demo via Zoom of the online application for the COVID-19 Small Business Grants for 5 or Fewer Employees. To get the most out of the demo(s), come prepared with the required documentation for the grant(s) you are applying for. Go to the MCCI website for a complete list

Únase al equipo de MCCI para una demostración en vivo a través de Zoom de cómo llenar la solicitud en línea para las subvenciones COVID-19 para pequeñas empresas de 5 empleados o menos. Para sacar el máximo provecho de las demostraciones, venga preparado con la documentación requerida para la(s) subvención(s) que está solicitando. Vaya a MCCI para obtener una lista completa.

Register online at the MCCI website.