Grant Application and Information

To submit a Region 9 Application

  1. Complete the Pre-Application and obtain approval from GO Virginia staff to move forward. Early discussions are encouraged
  2. Review the Application Overview to identify appropriate grant opportunity
  3. Select the appropriate application below
  4. Contact staff if seeking Site Development proposals


Per Capita/Regional – Regional implementation projects for up to 2 years

Competitive– Collaborate with other regions to implement projects with statewide impact

Enhanced Capacity Building (ECB) (requesting <100k in GO VA funds) – Create capacity or plans for an implementation grant in 1 year or less

Economic Resilience and Recovery (ERR) FAST ACCESS (requesting <100k in GO VA funds) – High impact projects to drive economic resilience and recovery. Details are in application.

Economic Resilience and Recovery (ERR) (requesting >100k in GO VA funds) – High impact projects to drive economic resilience and recovery. Details in application.


ECB and ERR-FAST ACCESS < $100,000: Open

Per Capita/Regional, ERR > than $100,000:  (2021) Sept. 9; (2022) January 11, April 4, June 22


GO Virginia Grants in Region 9 – Flyer 8.10.2020

GO Virginia Region 9 Growth & Diversification Plan Update (Aug. 2019)

Growth Plan Update Opportunities Summary 9.10.2019

GO VA 2021 Phase I Entrepreneurial Trends Analysis – Region 9 Aug. 2021

GO VA 2021 Phase II Entrepreneurial Trends Analysis – Region 9 Sept. 2021

GO Virginia Region 9 Report on Entrepreneurial Assessment – Dec. 2018

GO Virginia Regional Plans and Goals Matrix for Inter-Regional Projects 7.18.2018

Region 9 Project Review Timelines 3.31.21

GO Virginia Project Metrics Menu 8.24.2020

GO Virginia Region 9 Grant FAQ 9.13.2018

GO Virginia Match Guidelines

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In-Kind-Contribution-Form Region 9

Sources Uses Budget Workbook – Template (Excel) 3.16.2021

Budget Table – Template (Word) 3.16.2021

GO VA Per Capita ROI Template Sample


GO Virginia Site Guidance and Application 4.13.2021


Please contact Shannon Holland, Director, GO Virginia Region 9 at or 434.979.5610 ext 103.

Call (434) 979-5610