COVID-19 PA Hazard Pay Grant Program Frequently Asked QuestionsClick on any question below to show or hide the answer to that Frequently Asked Question.
1. Where can I find more information about the program?
2. Can an individual apply for the funding?
3. My organization is not an eligible applicant in the guidelines. Can I still apply?
4. My industry is not included as an eligible industry in the guidelines. Can I still apply?
5. My industry worked through the business shutdown during the pandemic. Are we eligible to apply for the funding?
6. My Daycare/business was closed during the pandemic. Am I still eligible to apply for funding?
7. Are financial institutions, veterinary practices, pharmacies included in the eligible industries?
8. Can a for-profit healthcare business submit an application?
9. My organization is not an eligible industry, but we have janitorial staff. Can I apply for my janitorial staff?
10. Industry category #7 says “Security Services for eligible industries listed above and commercial industries that were not closed as a result of the Governor’s Business Closure Order.” Does that mean any commercial industry that remained open? Or just security services for those commercial industries that remained open?
11. Our company is a manufacturing company that was deemed essential and did not close down during the shutdown. Are we eligible for the funding?
12. Are public employees eligible for this funding?
13. Are salary employees eligible?
14. How was the list of eligible industries selected?
15. Where can I submit an application?
16. How do I obtain a Keystone Login for logging into the Single Application for Assistance?
17. What is the best way to get an answer about submitting an application?
18. The Single Application for Assistance only allows up to 6 location tabs and I have more than 6 locations for my business. What should I do?
19. How should I fill out the budget tab of the Single App?
20. How do I calculate the number of Full-time equivalent employees (FTE)?
21. Where can I find my NAICS number?
22. How do I obtain a DUNS number?
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23. How much funding is available for this program?
24. Are the funds awarded on a first come, first served basis?
25. Will I be notified about being awarded funds?
25. Will Hazard Pay effect my public benefits?