Get Started! Click the red words below "Hospitality Worker Crisis Grant Program" to launch the Eligibility Form.

This program is exclusively available for hospitality industry workers that live and work in Louisiana that meet the below eligibility requirements, and who have incurred a qualifying emergency to apply for a crisis grant.

Applicant must:

  • Reside in Louisiana.
  • Work in a Louisiana hospitality position*; be with your current hospitality employer for at least 90- days prior to applying.
  • Have incurred a qualifying crisis such as an unexpected illness, injury, death of an immediate family member**, or disaster such as a house fire or flood.
  • Be able to provide backup documentation to prove the emergency.
  • Be able to demonstrate that the applicant lacks other resources and options.

*Definition of a hospitality worker is a Louisiana resident serving guests in a Louisiana restaurant, bar or hotel, etc.)

**Definition of an immediate family member includes the hospitality worker, his/her spouse, parent, child or legal dependent.

Louisiana Hospitality Foundation