Eligible businesses must satisfy all of the following conditions:

MUST BE OR APPLY TO BE A MELANOID EXCHANGE VENDOR

Minority-owned businesses (at least 51% directly owned and controlled by one or more minority) may apply.

The business must be a non-profit, for-profit corporation, partnership, LLP or LLC, or sole proprietorship

The business must be suffering an economic hardship due to COVID-19.

Grant applications will be accepted electronically ONLY, not to exceed two pages (application included), ALL APPLICATIONS WILL BE PROCESSED AFTER DEADLINE OF May 20, 2020 at 11:59PM. Please combine all materials into a single PDF and submit to grants@melanoidexchange.com. Any applications that are incomplete, contain multiple documents, or not in a PDF format will be rejected.
All questions must be answered, and all required information and documentation must be included; when submitting an application, the applicant must attach documentation for all expenses they want the grant to cover (for example operating costs, proposals from a supplier, quotes or estimates, invoices, business formation cost etc.). These could be provided on a spreadsheet, cash flow statement,  Income Statement.
Incomplete applications will be automatically rejected.