Fund title: Facebook Small Business Grants

Focus of fund/fund aims:

Facebook will provide grants and advertising credits for small businesses affected by coronavirus

Application deadline:

Not yet open for applications

Fund description:

Businesses experiencing disruptions resulting from the global outbreak of COVID-19 may be able to apply to Facebook for support. Facebook is offering US$100 million (approximately £84 million) in cash grants and advertising credits on its ad platform for up to 30,000 eligible small businesses.

The funding is intended to help businesses in the following ways:

  • covering operational costs
  • helping with rent costs
  • connecting with more customers
  • maintaining a strong workforce

Facebook will share more information about eligibility as it becomes available and businesses can sign up now for updates.

Further information:

https://www.facebook.com/business/boost/grants