SCOTT COUNTY EDA MISSION,
VISION AND PRIORITIES
are a catalyst for economic development in order to create
employment opportunities, increase the tax base, and diversify
the economic quality of life for all Scott County citizens.
By building a solid reputation, including integrity, teamwork,
and communication, we are the number one localityfor your business.
Market the County
Develop Sites for Business, Tourism & Housing
Coordinate with Other Boards
Assist, Retain, and Grow Existing Business Partners
Diversification of Economic Base
Virginia Small Business Financing
The VSBFA helps Virginia's start-up,
existing & prospective businesses through an extensive portfolio of financing programs. The Authority helps Virginia's financial institutions offer business loans that they might not be able to offer without assistance from this program. The VSBFA also offers grants to individual investors in qualifying small businesses. Finincing programs can provide:
* Direct loans for economic dev. projects
* Cash collateral and loan guanties to help banks lend to small businesses
* Microloans, child care loans, & investment grants to small businesses
* Cash collateral, loan guaranties, direct loans, and microloans for existing businesses, minority owned businesses, and tourism businesses
* A child care financing program for licensed child care centers & family-home providers
* Bond financing for small manufacturers & 501(c)3 non-profits
For more information, please click here to visit their website.
to Scott County, Virginia..."We're a Natural"
!! NOW AVAILABLE !!
The 2nd Round of the LENOWISCO Regional Small
Business Recovery Assistance Grant for Rent or Mortgage
is now available. Applications are due November 5th.
Click here for information and application.
The October meeting of the Scott County EDA will be
held on Wednesday, October 20th, at 6:00 p.m. in the
board room of the Scott County Administrative Offices
located at 190 Beech Street, Suite 201, Gate City, VA.
All meetings are open to the public.
The October meeting of the Scott Co. Chamber of Commerce
will be a Zoom meeting on Wednesday, October 13th at
12:00 Noon. Lindsey Holman, Community Relations Liaison
for the Hard Rock Bristol project will be the guest speaker.
If you would like to participate in the meeting, please
COVID-19 Related Information Listed Below.
TO APPLY FOR A VIRGINIA 30 DAY FORGIVEABLE LOAN,
Click here to visit the websiite
An information sheet with additional resources related
to the COVID-19 Crisis can be found here
The SBA has approved Virginia's Emergency Declaration and Request
for Funds. Businesses may now apply using this link if seeking financial
assistance related to the impact of COVID-19
The U.S. Congress has also passed the CARES Act. Please see the
attached guidance document summary from Senator Pillion's office
The Scott Co. Economic Development Authority Receives TVA
Rural Certified Communities Designation! Read More Here
"Scott County is a Natural for Your Business"
is located in the beautiful rolling hills of the Appalachian Valley
in the southwestern part of Virginia. With 539 square miles and
a population of 23,403, Scott County borders the state of Tennessee.
Our county has much to offer whether you are looking for a new
residential location, an industrial location, or just a nice place
Existing industries and technology based businesses such as TeleTech, OnePartner, VFP,
Production, and Komatsu , prove that we have the business-friendly
location and dedicated workforce needed for success. Please contact us for more information on how our location can benefit your company’s
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