COVID-19’s impact on JHTV stakeholders – staff, inventors, industry partners, students, startups – is immense. Meanwhile, the contributions of the Johns Hopkins community to this crisis – including tracking, treating, testing, and thought leadership – is also a source of great pride. This page provides some frequently sought information about the pandemic and useful resources, including COVID-19-specific funding. Our staff is also here to help – albeit virtually!

Johns Hopkins University Information

Johns Hopkins maintains a live website containing key resources, internal messages, and frequent updates for the Johns Hopkins University community.

Maryland-based Business Information

Maryland is currently in a state of emergency. Governor Larry Hogan and all state agencies are working diligently to minimize the impact of COVID-19 across the state. Please explore these resources for information on how you can keep yourself, your family, and your workers safe. These sites are updated regularly.

Funding Opportunities

SBA is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

BGE is pledging $15 million to assist Maryland’s small businesses with COVID-19 relief and recovery. Eligible businesses located in BGE’s service area can apply for a $20,000 BGE Energizing Small Business Grant. This grant program is part of BGE’s comprehensive Customer Relief and Energy Infrastructure Investment Plan, designed to help the state’s economic recovery from the pandemic.


Navigating the CARES Act for Life Sciences Companies in the BioHealth Capital Region Webinar

DLA Piper and BioHealth Innovation, Inc. (BHI) present an overview of the key provisions for BioHealth Capital Region Life Sciences companies in the $2 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act stimulus package via webinar.

FastForward Sponsor Resources

PNC Bank

IT, Software, and Virtual Solutions

Laboratory Equipment, Science & Research
Thermo Fischer Scientific

DLA Piper
Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr
Whiteford Taylor Preston

Real Estate

Tax, Accounting, and Auditing
SC&H Group

Additional Resources