COVID Travel Resources
Essential Workers Travel Exemption. Those identified as essential workers by the Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) or their employers should seek written authorization prior to travel to break self-quarantine to perform their work. Learn more>>>
Hawaii's Pre-Testing Program allows travelers to proceed without quarantine. Tests must be conducted by state approved partners. Learn more>>>
Mandatory Safe Travels App. All interisland and mainland travel into and between the Hawaiian Islands must complete mandatory forms using this app. It is encouraged to do so 24 hours prior to flight departure. Learn more>>>
Hawaii’s businesses can receive up to $10,000 through the Hawaii Business Pivot Grant 

Acquiring new customers and implementing new business processes during COVID-19 can be costly. The Hawaii Business Pivot Grant is here to help. Apply to the grant before November 23, 2020, and you may be eligible to receive up to $10,000 in business funding relief.

Please visit for more details and to apply.
Free COVID-19 Surge Testing. Testing is being offered now through November 30 on all islands. Learn more>>>

COVID-19 Data Dashboard. The State of Hawaii maintains a comprehensive website designed to inform residents and businesses on current data, rules and resources regarding Hawaii's fight againt COVID-19. Learn more>>>
Expanded COVID Dashboard. HI-EMA has released an updated dashboard providing access to daily COVID-19 case counts, seven-day case averages, positivity rates, and the number of deaths caused by COVID-19. It also features a county-by-county summary of hospital resources, economic trends, and tourism. Learn more>>>

Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) invites the public and small businesses to apply for FREE PPE through its distribution program funded by the CARES Act. Officials still have inventory and are urging people to apply. Orders will be accepted through Nov.15. Learn more about the program and apply today. Learn more>>>

Honolulu Tier 2 Refersher. Reminder on what is and is not allowed in Tier 2. Learn more>>>

Back on the Wave. New program for businesses. Take the COVID-19 health and safety assessment and let your customers know that you’re helping Oahu get back on the wave. You’ll earn free personal protective equipment and free signage. Learn more>>>

Ho'oulu Maui Nui Website. MEDB has created an online resource directory to help Maui County’s small businesses find special services and products during COVID-19. Learn more>>>
The County of Hawaii Small Business Relief & Recovery Fund will provide county businesses a one-time reimbursement of up to $10,000 for costs incurred due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more>>>

Hawaii County Rent/Mortgage and Utilities Assistance Programs offer funding under the CARES Act that helps Hawaii Island residents pay their rent and utilities - apply today. Learn more>>>
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