Governor Noem announced the launch of small business grant programs that businesses can begin applying for October 13th - October 23rd.
The link to the application can be found HERE. This link also includes an information line you can call with specific questions. Attached are details on the specific programs the state is launching, including for small businesses, startups that launched between September 1, 2019, and June 1, 2020, and nonprofits. The Governor is allocating a total of $450 million to these programs from the $1.25 billion Coronavirus Relief Fund allocation South Dakota received in March through the CARES Act.