The County of Kaua’i saw an overwhelming response Monday to the opening of applications for the Small Business Boost Grant program. The application window opened at 9 am Monday, and within minutes reached the capacity of 600 users online. The county reported that by 11:15 Monday morning, they had 428 completed applications with a constant 600 users accessing the site. Businesses that have been impacted negatively by the pandemic can receive a $7,500 grant. The county has set aside $5-million for the grants.