Due to the COVID-19 public health emergency, a large number of Stillwater residents have sustained and continue to sustain devastating economic losses causing them to be in need of immediate assistance.  In an effort to make a positive impact in the lives of Stillwater residents, the Stillwater City Council has appropriated funds to provide financial assistance to Stillwater residents experiencing financial hardship as a direct result of COVID-19


  • Applicans must reside within the city limits of Stillwater, OK

  • Applicants must be able to demonstrate direct economic loss or financial impact due to COVID-19. Examples of acceptable forms of proof include: Documentation to show loss or recuction of income, loss of employment, increased expenses directly due to COVID-19 medical bills, pay stubs showing reduction of income.

  • Financial Assistance may be provided only for the following expenses:

  1. Utility Bills : Water and related charges, electric, gas, propane, and waste management​

  2. Rent or mortgage payments for the primary residence in Stillwater, OK.

  • The eligible expenses must be incurred during the period that begins on March 15, 2020 and ends on January 25, 2021.​

  • Stillwater residents are only eligible to receive funds once during this time period.

  • Maximum grant amount per household is $1500.

  • Grant payments may be taxable to the grant recipient.

Application and Award Process:

  • The Online application can be found beginning Monday, December 21st, 2020 by clicking 


  • The application must be completed in it's entirety in order for the approval process to begin.

If applicant is unable to access internet or upload supporting documents to their online application, an in-person appointment will need to take place.​

*To schedule an in-person appointment, call Shelby at Our Daily Bread at

(405) 533-2555 ext. 106

  • All funds awarded will be sent directly to the vandor (i.e. utility company, landlord, or mortgage lender) on behalf of the grant recipient.