Cupertino Rental Assistance Program

Earnin is grateful for the opportunity to partner with the City of Cupertino to distribute $50,000 in rental assistance to eligible Cupertino renters in the COVID-19 climate.

Each selected household will receive up to $2,000 over a four-month period (beginning September 1, 2020) in monthly installments of $500. Twenty-five (25) applicants will be randomly selected to participate, pending final approval of eligibility verification. Recipients are expected to repay the rental assistance beginning six months after the first payment (starting on February 1, 2021) is received on a schedule of $200 per month over the course of 10 months. Earnin will not be accepting or imposing any form of tips, fees, or interest at any point in this program.

All renters in Cupertino who fall on or below the Area Median Income (AMI), and have experienced a financial impact due to COVID-19 on or after March 1, 2020 are eligible to apply. Limited to one application per household.

Note that AMI will be calculated by projecting your household’s annual income from March 1, 2020 to February 28, 2021 to account for the financial impact of COVID-19.

Household MembersArea Median Income
1$99,100
2$113,300
3$127,450
4$141,600
5$152,950
6$164,250
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Application will be open from July 23 at 12PM PST to July 30 at 5PM PST.

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