Matching Grants

RCEDC’s knowledgeable staff provide up-front eligibility screening services to determine if a small business meets the general criteria to qualify for a loan or grant.

Racine County Matching Grant

Grant reimburses up to 50% of eligible cost – up to $5,000 per applicant.
Through funding from the County of Racine, a Matching Grant Program (MGP) was established with the goal of providing a means for existing small and medium-sized companies to obtain the professional services necessary for a strong foundation for continued business growth and to provide jobs for Racine County residents.

Submit completed application to: Andrea@rcedc.org

Burlington Matching Grant

Grant reimburses up to 50% of eligible cost – up to $10,000 per applicant.
Through funding from the City of Burlington, a Matching Grant Program (MGP) was established with the goal of providing a means for small and medium-sized for-profit and non-profit organizations to establish a new operation, expand an existing operation or construct or improve a facility for lease to business(es) located in the City of Burlington.

Submit completed application to: Grace@rcedc.org

Sturtevant Matching Grant

Matching grants up to $25,000 are available to businesses in TID #4 wishing to establish a new operation, expand an existing operation or construct or improve a facility for lease to business(es) located in the Village of Sturtevant.
  • Current with all financial obligations
  • Have no outstanding fines, penalties, taxes or other financial obligations owed to with Racine County and/or the Village of Sturtevant, Wisconsin
  • Project plan and budget with funding committed
Submit completed application to: Grace@rcedc.org

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    The following pre-application form is intended to assist us in evaluating and identifying the most suitable grants for your specific needs. By providing the necessary information, our staff can determine what grants align best with your requirements.

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