Artesia Small Business Grant Program

The City of Artesia's Small Business Grant Program is for small businesses in Artesia who have been negatively impacted by COVID-19. Artesia’s Small Business Grant Program provides businesses with assistance in job creation and retention. The small business grant will provide up to $10,000 for qualified businesses of 15 total employees or less. Some funding is also available to sole proprietorships of 5 employees or less including the owner.

Program Update

The City has received 40 applications that are currently under review since the program opened.  The City is no longer accepting applications at this time. A consultant will be assisting the City to ensure that the City and the small business applicants are in compliance with all federal and state requirements before grants are awarded. Please check the website for further information as all updates will be posted here.

For more information, contact Leslie Nacionales-Tafoya at (562) 865-6262, ext. 246 or 

Updated 05/11/2022