Publications

Here you can find the GO-BIZ related publications such as meeting agendas, meeting minutes, legal and legislative publications, etc. Select the appropriate program to view the content.

AB 485 Economic Development Subsidy Reports

Assembly Bill 485 (Medina, 2019) requires local agencies to submit specified reporting to GO-Biz on economic development subsidies for warehouse distribution centers. To submit this reporting, please email calbis@gobiz.ca.gov.

Cannabis Equity Grants for Local Jurisdictions
California Competes Tax Credit

Fiscal Year 2021-22

Please refer to the Notice California Competes Tax Credit Fiscal Year 2021-22 for more information.

Fiscal Year 2019-20

Fiscal Year 2018-19

Fiscal Year 2017-18

California Small Business Covid-19 Relief Grant Program

All Rounds Closed.

The California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program provides competitive micro grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to eligible small businesses and nonprofits impacted by COVID-19 and the related health and safety restrictions. There will be three additional rounds for the California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program following Governor Gavin Newsom signing into law the largest economic recovery package in state history. On July 14th, Governor Newsom approved the budget to provide an additional $1.5 Billion into the Program to a total of $4 billion, representing the largest such program in the entire country. Visit CAReliefGrant.com for application information. Below find information about the upcoming rounds.

Round 7: Waitlisted applicants from certain previous rounds:

Selection Window: Tuesday, August 3rd through Thursday, September 30th  CLOSED

  • Eligible applicants: This is a closed round and only available to eligible applicants who were waitlisted in certain previous rounds – only existing waitlisted applicants will be selected to move forward in the validation and verification review process. Selection does not guarantee approval or an award. If you were waitlisted, you do not need to reapply. New applications will not be accepted in this round.
  • Eligible grant award: $5,000 to $25,000
  • Details: This is a closed funding round; no new applications will be accepted

Round 8: Nonprofit cultural institutions only:

Application window: Friday, August 27th through Wednesday, September 30th CLOSED

  • Eligible applicants: Only non-profit cultural institutions with any revenue size that meet eligibility criteria found at CAReliefGrant.com.
  • Eligible grant award: $5,000 – $25,000
  • Details: Approximately $16 Million dollars remain under the Nonprofit Cultural Institutions Program. Eligible nonprofit cultural institutions must complete a new application even if they already applied in Rounds 1,2, 5, or 6.; nonprofit cultural institutions that applied in Round 4 do not need to re-apply; grants will only be available to nonprofit cultural institutions that did not receive funding in any previous rounds; grants will be prioritized based on the documented percentage revenue declines based on a reporting period comparing Q2 and Q3 of 2020 versus Q2 and Q3 of 2019.

Round 9: New Applicants and Waitlisted applicants from certain previous rounds

Application window: Thursday, September 9th through Thursday, September 30th CLOSED

  • Eligible applicants: current waitlisted applicants from certain previous rounds and new applicants that meet eligibility criteria found at CAReliefGrant.com.
  • Eligible grant award: $5,000 – $25,000
  • Details: Applicants not selected to move forward in the review process in Rounds 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, or 7 do not need to re-apply and will be automatically moved into Round 9. New applicants will need to apply at CAReliefGrant.com.

For technical assistance, applicants may call Lendistry’s call center Monday-Friday from 7:00 AM – 7 PM PST.

*Final awards are subject to change

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