Alaska SBDC COVID-19 Update: Economic Injury Disaster Loan is Open for Alaska

*Updated EIDL application process can be found here* Economic Injury Disaster Loan is Open for Alaska Alaska’s federal disaster declaration submitted by Governor Dunleavy has been approved by the Small Business Administration (SBA). The SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan application is now open to business owners in Alaska.  Information and online application are available here: … Continue reading "Alaska SBDC COVID-19 Update: Economic Injury Disaster Loan is Open for Alaska" More

Alaska SBDC COVID-19 Update: Preparing for the SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL)

*Updated EIDL application process can be found here* Though disaster funds have not been made available to Alaska yet (as of March 20), Governor Dunleavy has submitted the request and we expect they will be announced soon. If you expect to apply for the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) from the SBA, getting a head … Continue reading "Alaska SBDC COVID-19 Update: Preparing for the SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL)" More

Alaska SBDC On-Demand Workshops Are No-Cost Through April

We understand this is an uncertain time and we are here to help. Due to the immediate difficulties presented to small businesses impacted by Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), ALL Alaska SBDC On-Demand workshops are being offered at no cost to anyone through April. Visit the full listing of Alaska SBDC On-Demand workshops at https://aksbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/ Below are … Continue reading "Alaska SBDC On-Demand Workshops Are No-Cost Through April" More

Alaska SBDC COVID-19 Update: Upcoming SBA Disaster Relief Loans

Governor Dunleavy submitted the disaster declaration for funding to the Small Business Administration (SBA). The Alaska SBDC urges small businesses interested in pursuing an SBA Disaster Loan to get prepared for the process by doing the following. An update with free video presentation was published on 3/20/20. Be Ready: What will you need to apply? … Continue reading "Alaska SBDC COVID-19 Update: Upcoming SBA Disaster Relief Loans" More

Alaska SBDC Update for Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

As many of you have undoubtedly heard, Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz announced a prohibition on dine-in service for food or drink at bars, breweries, and restaurants through March 31 in response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Entertainment businesses and gyms are also impacted by this prohibition. The order will go into effect at 5 p.m. … Continue reading "Alaska SBDC Update for Businesses Impacted by COVID-19" More

Alaska SBDC Message Regarding Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Alaska SBDC is hosted by the UAA Business Enterprise Institute and in coordination with state and local health departments, will follow all closures and guidelines as directed by the university and the State. As a precaution, beginning next week, all Alaska SBDC physical locations will be unavailable for in-person meetings, training, and walk-ins. Alaska … Continue reading "Alaska SBDC Message Regarding Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)" More

COVID-19: Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers

Plan, Prepare and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 This interim guidance is based on what is currently known about the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will update this interim guidance as needed and as additional information becomes available. Please read the full article on Interim Guidance for Businesses and … Continue reading "COVID-19: Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers" More

Links for COVID-19 Business Resources

Note: each of these link away from our website. SBA Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources (Check back periodically, the link will activate for businesses to apply once Alaska has been approved for funding) 10 Tips for Businesses on Responding to the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic America’s SBDC COVID-19 Small Business Resources Interim … Continue reading "Links for COVID-19 Business Resources" More

Links for Alaska Boroughs and Municipalities

Aleutians East Borough Bristol Bay Borough City and Borough of Juneau City and Borough of Sitka City and Borough of Wrangell City and Borough of Yakutat Denali Borough Fairbanks Northstar Borough Haines Borough Kenai Peninsula Borough Ketchikan Gateway Borough Kodiak Island Borough Lake and Peninsula Borough Matanuska-Susitna Borough Municipality of Anchorage Municipality of Skagway North … Continue reading "Links for Alaska Boroughs and Municipalities" More