||Job Development Investment Grant
||Department of Commerce
Commerce Finance Center
||The Job Development Investment Grant (JDIG) is a discretionary incentive capable of providing sustained annual grants to new and expanding businesses measured against a percentage of withholding taxes paid by new employees.
||The Economic Investment Committee (a five-member board that makes all funding decisions pertaining to the JDIG program)evaluates the merits of a project based on a numerous criteria, including job retention, job creation, average wage, capital investment, project locaion, industry type, and competition. A company applying for the JDIG must meet certain State health insurance and workplace safety requirements. Retail and professional sports teams projects are not eligible.
|| Federal Amount not specified
|| Other Amount not specified
||Calendar - 2010
|| business incentives, job creation
||project grants; project grants