Guilford County partners with various local organizations that seek to improve the quality of life by promoting a pro-business environment that encourages the creation of new jobs and assists in making the area a more livable, culturally diverse place; by assisting with retention or expansion of local companies and to attract new industries.  These partnerships reflect Guilford County’s vision to be a place that values prosperity.

The FY 18-19 Economic Development Grant Application period is now CLOSED.

Economic Development Grant Application Guidelines

  • All applications must be completed AND submitted no later than February 12, 2018 at 5:00PM.
  • An incomplete form CANNOT be saved and submitted on a later date. It is recommended you utilize the (down arrow) icon, located in the bottom left-hand corner of the application, to download a pdf version of the form to prepare your responses. When you are ready with all answers, be prepared to complete AND submit your application.
  • All requested documents and additional information should be attached to the application using the (paper clip) icon, located in the bottom left-hand corner of the application. Prompts will direct you where to upload the requested items.
  • Once you have completed all questions AND uploaded all required attachments, please SUBMIT your application using the orange (SUBMIT) button located in the lower right-hand corner of the application.

Thank you for your service to the Guilford County community and for expressing interest in the Guilford County EDO/EDA grant!

If you have any questions please contact Beth Anne Aheron or Ariane Webb at

EDO Forms

EDO Performance Report FY 2017-2018

EDO Expenditure Report FY 2017-2018

Overdue Tax Statement – Attachment E

Adopted Funding Amounts for FY 2018

CBO Documents Checklist