Individual Microcredential Assistance Program (IMAP)

Ohioans who are low income, partially unemployed, or totally unemployed can now access job training & credentials at NO COST through 12 training providers under the Individual Microcredential Assistance Program (IMAP).


*NEW*
State of Ohio Grant Programs for Businesses

  • The Food and Beverage Establishment Grant provides grants up to $30,000 to restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and other food and drinking businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic
  • The Entertainment Venue Grant provides grants up to $30,000 to theaters, music venues, spectator sports venues, museums, and other entertainment establishments affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • The Lodging Grant provides grants up to $30,000 to hotels, motels, and bed and breakfast operations affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • The New Small Business Grant provides grants of up to $10,000 to small businesses that were established between Jan. 1, 2020, and Dec. 31, 2020.

All funds are available on a “first come, first served” basis to eligible applicants.

Questions? Contact the Ohio Development Services Agency, at BusinessHelp@Development.Ohio.Gov  or 1-833-249-6446.


City of Oberlin COVID-19 Emergency Working Capital Loan Program for Businesses (Sole Proprietors Eligible)

City of Oberlin Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) COVID-19 Emergency Working Capital Loan Program for Businesses


Small Business Association Paycheck Protection Program
(Website)

Small Business Association Debt Relief Program

Ohio Development Services Agency Resources


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