Prepare Now: The Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Webinar

Houston District Office  - January 2021

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Shuttered Venue Operators Grant

Prepare Now: The Shuttered Venue Operators Grant

Do you operate a live venue, live performing arts organization, movie house or cultural institution, or are you a theatrical producer, talent representative, or venue promoter and have been impacted by COVID-19?

The Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) program was included in the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act signed into law on Dec. 27, 2020. Eligible organizations with a reduction in revenue greater than 25% due to the COVID-19 pandemic will have the opportunity to receive grant money under the program. In total, the Economic Aid Act allocates $15 billion for the Shuttered Venue Operators Grants.

Join the SBA and the National Independent Venue Association (NIVA) for this upcoming webinar that will provide introductory information about the grants, who can apply, and how potential organizations can prepare (including how to register in

Friday, January 22  |  11:00am CST


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