Incentives and Loans

The Incentives and Loans program includes the Commission’s performance-based monetary grants (formerly TROF) and loans to tobacco region localities to assist in the creation of new jobs and investments, whether through new business attraction or existing business expansion.

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Education

The Education program aims to prepare citizens for new-economy employment through GED and workforce development, higher education scholarship and loan programs for the two regions and competitive grants to community colleges as well as other post-secondary educational entities.

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Southwest Virginia Program

The Southwest Virginia Program seeks to invest in projects promoting economic growth and development of the Southwest Virginia area of the Commonwealth’s Tobacco Region. In general, funding is made available to implement projects that advance Commission priorities and measurably expand the local and regional economy.

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Southern Virginia Program

The Southern Virginia Program seeks to invest in projects promoting economic growth and development of the Southern Virginia area of the Commonwealth’s Tobacco Region. In general, funding is made available to implement projects that advance Commission priorities and measurably expand the local and regional economy.

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