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Posted on: August 13, 2020

City of Brighton offers new reimbursement grant for COVID-19 testing expenses


The City of Brighton encourages residents to apply for the new COVID-19 Testing Assistance Grant. Funding for the grant comes from the federal CARES Act and provides assistance to Brighton residents in paying for COVID-19 viral and antibody tests.

To qualify for the COVID-19 Testing Assistance Grant, you must meet the following criteria:

  1. Be a current resident of the City of Brighton

  2. Be able to prove lawful presence in the United States

  3. Be able to submit a receipt for a COVID-19 test administered on or after March 1, 2020

  4. May only submit costs remaining after any insurance deductions have been applied. If you are uninsured, you will be asked to verify this when submitting the full receipt.

These are federal funds passed through via the CARES Act and subject to Federal reporting and eligibility requirements. Grants cannot be used for family members residing outside the City of Brighton. The deadline to submit an application is September 25, 2020.

For more information and to apply, go to

To view all COVID assistance programs, visit:

If you have questions, please contact Cindy Steele at or 303-655-2276. 

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