Santa Cruz County is now receiving applications for the forgivable loan program funded through the federal American Rescue Plan Act of 2021. The deadline is September 1, 2022.

For more information on how to apply for up to $25,000 in forgivable loans, with up to $2,500 for artists, visit:

The PRT hosted a live community Q&A on June 9, 2022, offering additional information on the application process and program details. Watch it here:

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Here is a video recording of the June 9, 2022 90-minute community forum with Santa Cruz County officials offering helpful information on how to apply for forgivable loans. The PRT sponsored this forum.