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City of Salinas
Micro-Small Business Assistance

The City of Salinas is offering assistance to small businesses to assist with the current economic challenges as a result of COVID-19. If you meet the pre-qualifications listed below, click the button to complete your application. This is the first section of a brief 3 part application.

Small Business Assistance
To prequalify, you must meet the following criteria:
  • You must have been in business for at least one year – since February 2019
  • You must have have legal resident status
  • You must have a current City of Salinas business license in good standing (no violations or citations)
  • You must attest that you have not received any other form of COVID – 19 assistance (PPP/EIDL)
  • Assistance is available up to $10,000
Evaluation Criteria: you will be asked to provide certain documentation, for each document that you provide you will be given a certain amount of points. It is to your benefit to provide as many documents as possible.
If you are not eligible to apply due to the requirements, and you have any questions you may contact the Small Business Hotline at 831.758.7367, or send an email to

Unfortunately, the application period for this grant has ended.

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