Main Street Relief Fund and other State of New Hampshire Relief Funding Program Information


The State of New Hampshire and Governor Chris Sununu have appropriated a large portion of the flexible funding provided to the State by the federal government in response to the COVID-19 crisis.

On May 15, 2020 as part of Governor Sununu's program announcement, the majority of emergency funding provided to New Hampshire as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was dedicated to specific programs by the State. Details on those programs can be found through the links below:

Main Street Relief Fund - $400 Million:

Business Finance Authority Safe Harbor Forgivable Loans - $30 Million:

Healthcare Relief Fund: $50 Million:

Child Care: $25 Million:

Farm and Food - $15 Million: /

Non-Profit Relief Fund - $60 Million:

Public Higher Education Relief Fund - $15 Million: