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GO Virginia Piedmont Opportunity Corridor (Region 9)

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Next Region 9 Deadline: July 15, 2021

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What is GO Virginia?

The Virginia Initiative for Growth & Opportunity in each Region or “GO Virginia” is economic development initiative launched by the Virginia Business Higher Education Council and the Council on Virginia’s Future to help generate private-sector growth and job opportunities in the Commonwealth.

GO Virginia offers grant funding to encourage collaboration between private industry, higher education, and local governments to produce results that will grow and diversify the regional economies — and ultimately the Commonwealth.

Grant funding is available for qualified projects that impact one or more of the nine GO Virginia Regions. For more information on GO Virginia and other regions go to the GO Virginia website.

GO Virginia Region 9

Also known as the Piedmont Opportunity Corridor, Region 9 includes eleven localities including, the City of Charlottesville, and the Counties of Albemarle, Culpeper, Fauquier, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Madison, Nelson, Orange, and Rappannhock.


Shannon Holland, GO Virginia Director – Region 9, Central Virginia Partnership for Economic Development

Telephone:  434.979.5610 ext. 103


Call (434) 979-5610