Businesses should use the single application below for both of these small business support programs. The two programs share a goal for providing direct business support in a timely manner but do have varied eligibility and specific industry targets. Broomfield staff will review your application and determine the eligibility of your business for either program and follow-up as needed. Program funds for both programs are limited.
2021 Small Business Relief (SBR) Grants
Up to $1.3M in NEW funding is now available to qualified Broomfield businesses. The application deadline is February 15 and businesses may qualify for up to $7,000 each.
This program was created and funded by the State of Colorado. Under the guidelines of the Colorado Department of Local Affairs, Division of Local Government, small business grants will be provided to Broomfield restaurants, bars/breweries, caterers, movie theatres, and gyms & recreation centers. The grant awards will be made based upon the 2019 sales receipts activity, a demonstration of sales/revenue loss, and a commitment to continue operating for at least the next six months (or six months after reopening).
What businesses are qualified to apply? Those that are:
- Headquartered and operate in Colorado, in Good Standing and have 1 or more employee
- Small businesses only (under 2.5 million in 2019 receipts)
- Operating in 2019, or opened business between January 1 and March 26, 2020, and committed to operating for at least the next six months
- Has seen an impact of 20% or more on 2019 sales/activities since the pandemic began.
- Operates in the following sectors:
- Restaurants (including food trucks)
- Bars (including brewery, wineries, and distilleries)
- Movie theaters
Applications are accepted now and businesses are encouraged to apply as early as possible. The Application Deadline has been extended from Feb. 3 to March 15, 2021. Award decisions will be made for:
Please note SBR grants can not be received by businesses and organizations receiving Colorado stimulus relief funds from either the arts or minority business programs.
2021 Enhance Broomfield
Enhance Broomfield is offering grant support of up to $7,500 to eligible Broomfield businesses to support your efforts to help your business sustain by meeting customer needs and market conditions during our collective responses to the COVID-19 virus. Businesses must be located within the City and County of Broomfield and must have no less than 2 full-time equivalent employees, of which one must be a non-related person and no more than 25 employees. In addition, businesses may have up to three locations - of which one must be operating in Broomfield. (Please note, home-based businesses may be considered with an understanding of the employment impact and business operational costs.)
Applications are accepted now and businesses are encouraged to apply as early as possible. Award decisions will be made for:
- Enhance Broomfield regularly, at least monthly, until funds are exhausted.
Please note, these grants can be used and leveraged with other program funds.
For Enhance Broomfield Contact Information/Questions email firstname.lastname@example.org
Only complete applications will be accepted, and all submissions will become the property of the City and County of Broomfield. Applicants are encouraged to mark any and all information that is to be kept confidential as such.