Facebook has announced that it has extended the deadline for applications for its Small Business Grants Programme in India. The company released a statement today: "To give more businesses the opportunity to apply for cash and optional ad credit grants, we're extending the application deadline to 28 September 2020."
Facebook had announced a USD $100 mn grant as part of its programme to support small businesses affected by COVID-19 last week. The programme covers 30,000 eligible small businesses in more than 30 countries including India. Applications for this programme are now open in India.