Almost 500 Small and Midsize Businesses Apply for MarketersMEDIA COVID-19 Grant

Tue May 12, 2020 - 2:03pm GMT+0000

Of these applicants, 358 businesses have successfully published their business stories at USA Today and MarketWatch.

New York, United States – May 12, 2020 /MarketersMedia/

It has almost been a month since press release newswire MarketersMEDIA had pledged a $1.5 million coronavirus grant in press release credits, and has so far received about 500 applications from various businesses.

The COVID-19 grant for small businesses, which provides a one-time First Tier press release credit worth $339 to businesses offers a distribution reach to more than 500 authoritative media outlets including USA Today, MarketWatch, ABC, CBS, FOX, CW, and VNN.

“We are happy to see businesses using our press releases to pivot their businesses to online and eCommerce activity, as well as offering help and resources during this coronavirus crisis,” said Daniel Tan, the founder and director of MarketersMEDIA.

Gro Hair Transplant and Franken Real Estate team are some examples of local businesses that successfully applied the press release to let their audiences know they are transitioning online. Another noteworthy mention is BiQ, an SEO suite that is also committing to its own COVID-19 small business relief to help businesses continue their marketing efforts.

“MarketersMEDIA coronavirus grant has really been a huge help to us to address this problem during a time of economic uncertainty, giving us a press release that has brought our business announcements to where we need it to be and now we are also doing the same,” said BiQ’s representative Issac.

On a related note, a Business Recovery plan was also introduced as part of MarketersMEDIA COVID-19 package in order to help assist small-to-medium sized businesses transition online more sustainably, with more consistent press release publications offered at a drastically reduced cost.

The total pool of MarketersMEDIA COVID-19 grant funds is $1.5 million and the press release newswire will continue to support businesses until all funds in the pool have been expended or until 30 June 2020, whichever occurs first.

While the COVID-19 grant has been designed to provide timely marketing aid for SMBs, the press release grant is also available to individuals and larger retailers that are involved in industries negatively impacted by the coronavirus crisis.

If you are interested in applying for the marketing grant, visit or send an email to MarketersMEDIA is accessing applications daily to ensure we are able to communicate with applicants as quickly as possible.

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