Local EDC Grant

The Converse EDC streamlines grant opportunities for the Converse business community.

The newly adopted program includes:

  • Façade and Signage Improvement Program (FSIP)
  • Capital Investment Program (CIP)
The FSIP Program offers a grant of up to $10,000 for the funding of well-designed improvements, including City-approved signage.

The CIP Program offers a grant of up to $2,000 for equipment purchases that will increase sales and create jobs.

Applicants may request and receive funding under both programs however, no one applicant shall receive a combined allocation of more than $10,000 per fiscal year. Please click the icon below to download the application. For any questions please do not hesitate to contact our office. 

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What this grant means to our businesses

Below is a compilation of our local business owners expressing what this grant would mean for them and what this grant means to the Converse community.