The Fredericksburg Economic Development Authority, in cooperation with Vectec Solutions, is proud to offer to existing small businesses located in the City of Fredericksburg the opportunity to continue their website presence, remain relevant and competitive through a 50/50 Website Conversion matching grant. This grant provides half the cost (not to exceed $500 for commercial internet-based projects.) Funds are available on a first come, first-served basis.
During the application process, Vectec Solutions will conduct an individual website assessment, offering advice on the types of online improvements needed to help businesses meet their mobile friendly/responsive goals. After the assessment, Vectec Solutions presents to the Department of Economic Development and Tourism the proposed project scope of work, delivery schedule and cost and department staff approves the final grant amount on behalf of the EDA.
Grant Program Process
Interested city businesses should first contact the Fredericksburg Department of Economic Development and Tourism to determine initial eligibility ( Amy Peregoy, Economic Development Specialist, 540.372.1216) and then submit an application to the department for review. The application process is as follows.
Website Conversion Business Assistance Matching Grant Application
Contact the Fredericksburg Department of Economic Development and Tourism at 540.372.1216 or Vectec at 757.243.8700 with questions about the application process.
Visit the Vectec Solutions website (www.vectec.org) to view its services and samples of work.
Purpose: The purpose of this grant program is to assist small, City of Fredericksburg businesses retain their website presence, remain relevant and competitive in developing their respective companies.
Overview: The Fredericksburg Economic Development Authority (EDA) has established a matching grant program to help existing Fredericksburg small businesses continue their website presence. The EDA has engaged Vectec Solutions (www.vectec.org), to manage the program and projects. Vectec Solutions will meet with interested small businesses, advise on the type of project that will help them achieve their goals, develop a scope of work and a price and forward the package to the Fredericksburg Department of Economic development and Tourism who then make the grant awards on behalf of the EDA.
Vectec Solutions services include:
Availability: Grants are made on a first-come, first-served basis.
Grant Amounts: Maximum awards for Fredericksburg existing small private businesses are $500 each.
Interested businesses must first contact the Fredericksburg Department of Economic Development and Tourism at 540.372.1216 or may contact Vectec Solutions at 757.243.8700, email@example.com. Vectec Solutionss usual client interview process will determine eligibility. Projects must be legal, ethical and commercially viable, and project potential (job growth and retention, increased revenues, etc.) is assessed.
Contact Vectec Solutions with questions at 757.243.8700, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Fredericksburg city employees, employee spouses, EDA Board Members, spouses or other city officials and spouses are not eligible to participate in grant program.
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