What: The Vermont Legislature approved the Coronavirus Relief Fund Grant Programs - Health Care Stabilization and Hazard Pay plan in early July.
Some 16,000 essential workers are slated to receive a $2,000 benefit. Some will receive $1,200 based on the risk of exposure to COVID-19, number of hours worked and an employee’s hourly wage.
When employers who applied are approved, they will receive the awarded amount from the State of Vermont.
How & When to apply:
The application for the Health Care Stabilization is available here. More information about how to apply is available on the Department of Vermont Heath Access website.
- Apply NOW! Applications are now OPEN. These grants are awarded on a first come, first served basis.