Restore rhode island Grant Program

Before beginning the application form below, please confirm your eligibility and gather documentation you’ll need to complete the application using the program checklist.

Once you have submitted this application form, you will receive a confirmation email from CRF (Rhode Island’s partner in administering this program) that your request has been submitted.

IMPORTANT: once you submit this form, additional information will be needed before you receive grant funds. Within 3 business days, you will receive a second email directly from a CRF account manager, inviting you to complete your documentation. Please add senders from to your safe senders list to be sure you receive the email. If you have not received an email from CRF within three business days or if you have additional questions about the Restore RI program, please contact the RI Commerce Small Business Team by clicking here.

Have you already applied to the RestoreRI program but were ineligible under earlier program guidelines? If your business is eligible under the new program rules, you do not need to submit a new application. Please contact us to discuss the next steps.

This program is facilitated by our partners at the Community Reinvestment Fund (CRF). Please look for emails from CRF staff ( as you complete the application process.


Please Note: All fields with an *asterisk are required in order to submit the form. Please ensure these fields are completed before hitting submit.

The terms and information outlined above are subject to change upon further guidance from the U.S. Small Business Administration and the U.S. government.