The CHIRP Application deadline has been extended until April 12th, 11:59pm.
The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, under Act 1 of 2021 (SB 109), created an initiative known as the COVID-19 Hospitality Industry Recovery Program (CHIRP). Act 1 allocated $145 million in funding assistance to hospitality industry businesses adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Bucks County’s allocations is $7.1 million.
The Bucks County Economic Development Corporation (BCEDC) and the County of Bucks are working in partnership with the Bucks County Redevelopment Authority (BCRDA) and the Visit Bucks County (VBC) to administer, review and communicate information regarding the state funded Covid-19 Hospitality Industry Recovery Program (CHIRP).
All applications MUST be submitted using the electronic application.
In order to apply for the CHIRP Grant the business must be designated as NAICS 721 or 722 and their subsectors.