The application period for the New Jersey Economic Development Authority’s Small and Micro Businesses Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Access Program has been extended through May 28.

Businesses with 100 or fewer employees are eligible to apply for an additional 65 percent discount on PPE products purchased through approved online retailers. Organizations that wish to enroll for the first time can register at covid19.nj.gov/ppeaccess. Those that were previously registered will automatically be enrolled. All New Jersey-based businesses and nonprofits are still eligible for a 10 percent discount on PPE purchases through the program as well.

All organizations can also utilize a free online PPE planning tool to estimate how much PPE they will need in the coming months.If you are interested in becoming an approved online retailer, or are a NJ-based PPE manufacturer or wholesaler, visit ppe.covid19.nj.gov for more information on how you can participate.