Virginia Jobs Investment Program (Virginia)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Virginia

Applies to States or Provinces Virginia
Name Virginia Jobs Investment Program (Virginia)
Policy Category Financial Incentive
Policy Type Industry Recruitment/Support, Training/Technical Assistance, Workforce development
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Virginia Economic Development Partnership
Primary Website

Last Review 2015-01-29
Last Substantive Modification
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Information Source


The Virginia Jobs Investment Program provides cash grants to existing businesses that are creating new jobs or experiencing technological change. To be eligible, businesses must directly or indirectly derive more than 50% of their revenues from out-of-state sources.

The Virginia Jobs Investment Program offers three programs to both new and existing businesses.

Virginia New Jobs Program: For companies or start ups expecting significant growth in the next three years. See the program website for qualifications.

Small Business Program: For companies or start-ups with fewer than 250 employees who are expanding in the next 12 months. See the program website for qualifications.

Workforce Retraining Program: For companies implementing significant technological upgrades affecting a large number of employees. See the program website for qualifications.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Tre Akins
Department Virginia Economic Development Partnership
Division Virginia Jobs Investment Program
Address 901 East Byrd Street
Place Richmond, Virginia
Zip/Postal Code 23218-0798
Phone 804-545-5713


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Va. Code § 2.2-903.1