The Western New York Regional Economic Development Council (WNYREDC) will hold a Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) workshop for potential applicants to learn more about the fifth round of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s initiative to stimulate job creation and economic growth through the Regional Economic Development Councils. The workshop will be held June 29 in Niagara Falls. Businesses, educational institutions, local governments, community organizations, not-for-profit groups and other stakeholders from WNY are encouraged to attend one of these scheduled public workshops to learn about New York State’s CFA process and how to access up to $750 million in competitive economic development funding from more than 20 programs available through 11 state agencies using one online application.
Please register for the workshops by visiting http://regionalcouncils.ny.gov/content/western-new-york or by calling (716) 846-8206.
The CFA application period is now open to applicants. The deadline for CFA submissions is 4 p.m.(sharp) on Friday, July 31. No late applications will be accepted. The CFA is available at https://apps.cio.ny.gov/apps/cfa/.