Rise Up Business Stabilization Grant

  • Application Period: June 1 – June 15, 2020
  • Grants up to $10,000 are available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • $8.9 million to be awarded
  • Business must be located within Washington County, including the City of Hagerstown

    Downloads
    Application (fillable pdf)
    Guidelines
    FAQ
Together We Rise

As of Tuesday, June 16, 2020, the County has processed 424 applications, with 111 grants awarded, totaling $1,091,233.35 distributed to local businesses.

Application for the Rise Up Business Stabilization Grant has been extended until June 30, 2020. This grant encourages small businesses in Washington County, Maryland that meet the criteria to submit an application. Grant applications are accepted and funds are distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis. Applications will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, June 30, 2020.

Applications for the Rise Up Business Stabilization Grant must be made online at www.washcorises.net. The website also provides guidelines, application instructions, and answers to frequently asked questions.

Please note any financial information shared as part of this application will remain confidential, but the names of businesses receiving grants and the amount they receive is public information.

For questions regarding eligibility criteria or required documentation, please email riseup@washco-md.net.