Our business financing programs help companies and communities retain existing jobs and create new high-quality jobs. Not all businesses are eligible. Qualifying companies must meet specific job creation and wage goals.
Financing targets job creation in industrial, manufacturing and high-tech industries.
Provides up to $1 million after specified job creation and capital investment goals are achieved.
Programs to help creditworthy companies get access to capital they need to grow.
Awarded to local units of government, which use the funding to make loans to flood-affected businesses.
Helps grow minority-owned businesses and creates jobs in economically distressed areas of the Twin Cities.
Supports Indian-owned businesses and promotes economic opportunities for Indian people statewide.
Provides financing for business expansions that result in the creation of new jobs.
For companies with employees called to active duty and veterans returning from active duty.
Provides financing to help certain tourism-related businesses replace failed septic systems.
Provides loans to or makes equity investments in innovative mineral processing facilities.
Helps small businesses bring innovative new products and services to market.
Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer programs.
An interactive map showing awards for six major DEED business financing programs.