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2019 Microlending Program 

​​​​​​​The Microlending Program seeks to spur job creation across the Commonwealth, support entrepreneurship and small business growth, and build community wealth, by lowering the barriers to capital access faced by small businesses.   

State Trade Expansion Program (STEP) 

The STEP grant is intended to offset international business development and related marketing costs for small businesses. Grant proceeds may be used for specific international business development and marketing costs.

Economic Development Incentive Program (EDIP) 

Through our program, we seek to create new jobs and help businesses grow. We encourage growth by offering credits to lower taxes in exchange for job creation.

Regional Economic Development Organization Grant Program (REDO) 

The goal of Regional Economic Development Organization (REDO) is to support businesses seeking help from the state.

Small Business Technical Assistance Grant Proposals 

Grant applications now being accepted

Starting Your Business 

Starting a new business is a significant commitment. Learn about what you need to do and who can help.