Stevens County CARES State Relief Grants

      STEVENS County CARES 

      State Relief Grants 

      For Businesses and Non Profits 




 Program Description for Applicants 


The State of Minnesota has approved a State Relief Grant Program for Stevens County to administer.  These state funds were apportioned out into a total of $256,400 to be spent in Stevens County for the purposes of responding to the CoVID-19 Pandemic.


If the applicant meets the eligibility guidelines, the applicant can ask for operational expenses.  Applicant must not have any unpaid liens.  


Priority Applications will be as follows, but not limited to: 

  • Businesses closed under Executive Orders 20-99 and 20-103
  • Bars, Restaurants, Hospitality and Lodging Businesses
  • Other performing arts, museums, and businesses not previously granted relief funds

Application deadline is January 27, 2020 at 4:00 pm.   This is NOT an all-inclusive list.  Please see full application and call with questions.  


Applicants are asked to state full need in application.  This is a county wide program, for businesses and non-profits in Stevens County.  The County Board reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to determine level of grant awards based on materials submitted in applications.

Application (PDF)

Application (DOCX)