Updates from NY state as of 3.2.21

The  following summary of updates was provided by the Empire State Development on 3.2.21

    • ICYMI: Updates to Reopening
      • Beginning March 5th
        • Movie Theaters Statewide May Reopen. See guidelines HERE.
        • Billiard halls will be able to re-open statewide. See guidelines HERE.
        • Beginning March 15th: Weddings and Catered Events Can Resume Statewide. See guidelines HERE
  • Business Resources
    • FUZEHUB Jeff Lawrence Innovation Fund Manufacturing Grants
      • Applications close March 31st, 221 at 4:00PM ET
      • The Jeff Lawrence Innovation Fund Manufacturing Grants are designed to encourage collaboration between not-for-profit organizations and small to medium-sized manufacturing companies in New York State.
      • The grants serve as a resource to help companies achieve success from early stage, proof of concept through maturity.
      • Individual grants will not exceed $50,000.
      • Learn more Here.
    • Women’s Enterprise Development Center (WEDC) MWBE Webinar Series
      • WEDC is excited for this upcoming MWBE webinar series!
      • They will walk you through every step of becoming an MWBE: starting with what you should know pre-certification, the certification process and what to do post-certification.
      • Pre-certification Webinar – March 23rd at 9am: Register Here
      • MWBE Certification Demystified – April 13th at 9am: Register Here
      • Post-certification: How to Leverage Certifications to Win Government Contracts – April 20th at 9am. Register Here.
      • Additional on-demand webinars can be found Here.

Key COVID-19 Resources