Governor Phil Murphy and Lt. Governor Sheila Oliver recently announced $5 million in funding for Phase 2 of the Small Business Lease Emergency Assistance Grant Program. This commercial rent relief program grants up to $10,000 for COVID-impacted small businesses and nonprofits located in NJRA’s 66 legislatively designed communities.

From today at 9am you can apply for this lease emergency assistance program if you meet the requirements below

  • Small businesses leasing commercial space in mixed-use buildings
  • Small businesses leasing space in commercial buildings
  • Small businesses leasing space to operate a storefront business
  • Small businesses occupying no more than 5,000 SF of space
  • Small businesses in one of our 66 legislatively designated municipalities

List of Municipalities (Link) –

Link Applications –