Shuttered Venue Operators Grant

The Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) program was established by the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act, and amended by the American Rescue Plan Act. The program includes over $16 billion in grants to shuttered venues, to be administered by SBA’s Office of Disaster Assistance.

The Three Steps to Prepare for Applying for a Shuttered Venue Operators Grant

Step 1

Watch the SBA informational webinar to learn how to apply for a grant. 

The webinar covers what paperwork you need to prove eligibility, what the application process looks like, and answers to the most frequently asked questions about the grant application. 

Step 3

Contact your local SBDC Center to get help preparing your Shuttered Venue Operators Grant application. 


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SBDC State Office 

Phone: 515-294-2030