Frederick County COVID-19 Business Grants

County Executive Jan Gardner announced $4.3 million in business grants, bringing the overall grant total to about $16.5 million since the coronavirus pandemic began.

To support community businesses that have suffered as a result of the pandemic, Executive Gardner announced $4.3 million in aid through four new grant programs. 

Applications will be available at on the open date. Questions about any of the grant programs can be directed to the County’s Office of Economic Development at

For more information on funding please visit


  • Agriculture Technology grants totaling $21,000. Application is by invitation only. 
  • Hospitality and Bed and Breakfast Providers grants totaling $398,873. Applications will be accepted between April 30 and May 7. 
  • Food and Beverage Provider grants totaling $877,322. Applications will be open 7:00 am May 20,2021 and will close 3:00 pm on May 26, 2021.  FAQ Document