Industry Recruitment Retention Expansion Fund

Funds for the disproportionately affected counties

Program is closed.

New applications are no longer being accepted for this program.

Program Highlights:

  • $5 million in total funding is available
  • $1 million cap per project award
  • Required ROI:  1.5
  • Capital investment is required
  • Minimum creation of 10 net new jobs in rural areas; 30 job minimum elsewhere 
  • Limited to the 8 disproportionately affected counties
  • June 30, 2016 application deadline

A revised RFP can be found here:  IRREF Request for Participation 15-16