Three additional rounds of the California Relief Grant and the Women’s Business Center Network can help you apply!

Round 7: Wait-listed applicants from certain previous roundsSelection window: Aug. 3rd through Sept. 16th

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 to an award. If you were waitlisted, you do not need to reapply. New applications will not be accepted in this round.

Round 8: Nonprofit cultural institutions only. Application window: Aug. 27th through Sept. 8th

Eligible applicants: Only non-profit cultural institutions with any revenue size that meets eligibility criteria found at

Round 9: NEW applicants & waitlisted applicants from previous roundsApplication window: Sept. 9th through Sept. 30th

Eligible applicants: Current waitlisted applicants from certain previous rounds and new applicants that meet eligibility criteria found at
Details: Applicants not selected to move forward in the review process in Rounds 1-7 do not need to reapply and will be automatically moved into Round 9. New applicants will need to apply at

While you are waiting to apply, visit the CA Relief Grant website and review the Application guide that is chock full of tips!

Q & A Webinars offered by the CA Network of Women’s Business Centers


The CA Network of Women’s Business Centers is a partner helping Lendistry get the word out about this state relief grant program. We don’t manage the application or the Lendistry website, but we can support you, provide information and tips, and be there for your business over the long haul.

Join us to learn how to successfully complete the application. This is the best way we can help you! You will learn so much by watching and asking questions. Participants share “this was so helpful.” Register below for a webinar.

“The WBC Network webinar helped me immensely. I’m not a grant writer, I run a nail salon, so the guidance I received from their webinar was invaluable. Thanks to them, I knew how to complete the application correctly the first time and I got the grant.” Alisha M., Humboldt County

As promised, here is the second grant opportunity we are eager to share with you!

eBay is giving back to the small businesses powering America. In partnership with Hello Alice, eBay is awarding more that $500,000 in grants and education resources to help small businesses stay up and running into 2022 and beyond. Fifty eBay business sellers will receive grant packages of $10,000, including cash, coaching through eBay Seller School, and more.

Learn more and apply by September 3rd at

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