State of Alabama’s COVID-19 Relief Application Portal

There are presently no open calls for applications.

Please use Google Chrome or Firefox as your internet browser for the best application experience. 


Welcome to the State of Alabama’s COVID-19 Relief Program Application Portal.

This portal provides access to applications for COVID-19 relief funding via the CARES Act Coronavirus Relief Fund and the American Rescue Plan.

_____________

State of Alabama American Rescue Plan Local Fiscal Recovery Fund

The American Rescue Plan provides funds for state and local governments to respond to the COVID-19 emergency, support the ongoing public health response, and provide for economic recovery:

· Support COVID-19 response efforts to continue to decrease spread of the virus;

· Replace lost revenue for eligible state, local, territorial, and Tribal governments;

· Support immediate economic stabilization for households and businesses; and,

· Address public health and economic challenges.

The State of Alabama Department of Finance has established a separate fund in the State Treasury for federal funds and is authorized to spend from those funds within the parameters of the ARP Act and other federal and state law.


Please see the user guides below for step by step guidance on the application process:

Form User Guide

Submittable User Guide

Video Walkthrough

Non-Entitlement Unit Allocations 

For assistance filling out your application, please contact the COVID Relief Office at 334-353-2749 or email localgov@finance.alabama.gov.  Please include your city's name in the subject line of your email.  


For guidance and information as to permissible use of these federal funds, please review the Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds Guidance, Rules, and Frequently Asked Questions on the U.S. Department of the Treasury Website. 


If you have any technical issues or questions while applying, please contact Submittable at https://www.submittable.com/help/submitter/. For other questions, please contact the Coronavirus Relief Funds Office at submissions@finance.alabama.gov .