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Social Equity Cannabis Loan Program Application

Application criteria

​You may need to download and complete the following documents prior to submitting your application.

  • If you are meeting the qualified social equity applicant status based upon Employees, download and complete the Employee Chart document.
  • If you are meeting the qualified social equity applicant status based upon Ownership, download and complete the Ownership Chart document.
  • If you are a qualified social equity applicant who did not submit an Illinois State tax return (or a return in any other state) in any of the past three years, download and complete the Zero-Income Affidavit document.

Apply for a Social Equity Cannabis Loan. You will need to upload your completed attachments within the application form.

Frequently Asked Questions

Free Technical Assistance is currently offered to social equity licensees for post-license and loan application assistance.

For questions, contact ceo.cannabisloan@illinois.gov.