CARES Act

 
CARES Act

The Mississippi Department of Finance & Administration (DFA) is administering programs related to the CARES Act pursuant HB1790, HB1791, HB1793, and HB1794.

Postsecondary Education COVID-19 Mitigation Relief Program Act

The act provides for the reimbursement of eligible expenses for the mitigation of the impact of COVID-19.

Mississippi Tourism Recovery Fund

The act provides funds for tourism recovery and nonprofit museum recovery-related to COVID-19.

DFA is in the process of creating a portal where eligible expenses for both programs can be submitted. For questions regarding these programs, please email caresact@dfa.ms.gov.

Review the U.S. Treasury Guidance and Frequently Asked Questions for State, Local and Tribal Governments for additional information.