The CFA is a streamlined application process for businesses, non-profits, schools, municipalities, and other organizations to access various types of New York State grant and financing assistance. Growing businesses and organizations that are expanding, making a significant capital investment and creating jobs would apply for incentives through the State’s CFA.
There are many resources to help your business or organization complete the application process. Read a summary of State funding opportunities & Central New York regional priorities.
Our role at CEDA is to assist you with the technical side of the CFA process and help guide your business through any other local, state, or federal assistance that could be helpful to your business. If you are interested in applying for ESD grant funds this year, please reach out to our office.
The Auburn Industrial Development Authority is a public benefit corporation to promote and assist private sector industrial and business development opportunities.
The Cayuga County Industrial Development Agency is a public-benefit corporation that promotes and provides assistance for businesses to locate, grow, and expand in Cayuga County.
A membership organization whose mission is to advocate as the voice of the business community, provide value-added services to its members and more.
SCORE’s volunteer mentors help thousands of entrepreneurs by providing a wealth of knowledge, resources, and best practices that business need to succeed.