Pittsburgh Safe Boating Council Accepting Applications For Pennsylvania CARES Fisheries Relief Grant Program

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pittsburgh Safe Boating Council is accepting applications for the new Pennsylvania CARES Fisheries Relief Grant Program.

The state is providing more than $3 million in CARES Act funds for licensed commercial fishermen, licensed operators of for-hire fishing vessels, licensed wholesale seafood processors or wholesale dealers/distributors, aquaculture businesses, or owner/operators of qualifying bait and tackle businesses.

Applications are accepted from Jan. 28 to Feb. 26.

To learn more about the grant program and the eligibility requirements, you can v