Grant Opportunities

The Erie County Redevelopment Authority (ECRDA) provides access to a multitude of grant opportunities and services to help your business succeed. We work alongside local, state, national, and private entities to provide you with the most up-to-date information. 

EPA Grant

We are the recipient and administrator of a $560,000 grant targeted for Phase 1 Brownfield assessment for Erie County. The grant is will assess contaminated properties, also known as brownfields, with the intent to restore their potential as both economic and community resources. For more information please contact Ti Sumner.

StARTup Grant Awardees Spring 2021 1

Artist Entrepreneurial Fund/StARTup Grant

This fund was created thanks to a major gift from the StARTup Incubator and is designed to support entrepreneurs in the creative industries. Priority will be given to projects that advance businesses and job growth. Grants are open twice per year, in the spring and fall. Apply now.

Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP)

This Commonwealth grant program is designed to support significant capital projects that include the acquisition and construction of regional economic, cultural, civic, recreational and historical improvement projects. For more information on this program please click here. 


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