Big Sky Trust Fund (Montana)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Name||Big Sky Trust Fund (Montana)|
|Policy Category||Financial Incentive|
|Policy Type||Grant Program|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Start Date|| 2005
|Primary Website|| http://bstf.mt.gov/default.mcpx
|Last Review|| 2014-09-15
The Big Sky Trust Fund reimburses expenses incurred in the purchase, leasing, or relocation of real assets for direct use of the assisted business or employee training costs. A local or tribal government on behalf of any business may apply. The funding limit of the program is $5,000 per new qualifying job created or $7,500 per qualifying job created in a high poverty county. A dollar for dollar match (or 50% match in a high poverty county) is required of businesses looking to qualify for program funds.
|Contact Name||Big Sky Trust Fund|
|Department||Montana Department of Commerce|
|Division||Business Resources Division|
|Address||P.O. Box 200505|
|Phone|| (406) 841-2792