The Excluded New Jerseyans Fund (ENJF) provides a one-time, direct cash benefit to eligible households who have suffered hardship due to COVID-19 and were excluded from both the federal stimulus checks and COVID related unemployment assistance - including undocumented individuals, residents re-entering from the justice system, and any other individuals otherwise excluded. Applications for this program are now open.

If you need this page translated, click on the “Translate” button located at the top of this page. Additional information about this program can be found in the “About ENJF” section where you can find informational flyers translated into several languages.

If you’ve already started an application but did not complete it, please click here to go back and submit a completed application.

Important: The ENJF program remains open and will continue to accept applications through January 31. Please note that if you have applied for the program and your application is approved, you will receive your benefits.


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