Incentives

Incentives
Key Points Objective To create and retain jobs and attract and encourage economic growth. Main Project Eligibility Criteria All nonretail and nonfarm business types that provide benefit to the ECE membership and the communitie...
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Category: Local

Is your businesses, farm, multi-family housing building, nonprofit, or place of worship interested in energy efficiency or adding renewable energy like solar? A new financing tool called Property Assessed Clea...
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Category: Local

Whether you're an entrepreneurial start-up or an expanding manufacturer, several resources/services are available to help grow your business in St. Cloud.  The St. Cloud Economic Development Department is here to provide yo...
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Category: Local, Local Workforce

This program provides training grants of up to $100,000 to new or expanding businesses located in Greater Minnesota. Funds may be used to pay direct training costs for workers i...
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Category: State, State Workforce

The Minnesota Investment Fund provides financing to help add new workers and retain high-quality jobs on a statewide basis. The focus is on industrial, manufacturing, and technology-related industries to increase th...
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Category: State

The Minnesota Investment Fund could provide a low-interest loan of up to $500,000 for equipment. The program provides funds on a formula of $24,000 per job created within a tw...
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Category: State, State Workforce

The Job Creation Fund is a “pay-for-performance” assistance program for companies meeting certain job creation and capital investment targets. Companies deemed eligible may receive up to $1 million for creatin...
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Category: State, State Workforce

The Minnesota Job Skills Partnership program focuses on providing training for both new and existing employees of participating businesses. Participating businesses must partner with an accredited Minnesota educational institution. Grants o...
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Category: State, State Workforce