Grant Competitions

Hill District Based Businesses

This initiative aims to promote business development in the Hill District by providing business guidance and capital through a grant competition. This initiative is open to businesses located or owned by residents of the Hill District.

Status: Application period is now closed.

Learn More about the Hill District competition.

Download the Workshop Agenda and Schedule PDF.

To see the Judging Criteria, Scoring Methods, and FAQ, please click on the link provided.

The Hill District application deadline has passed as of March 27, 2014, 5pm

(Application included: Business Plan Summary, Financial Budget, and Hill District Application)

Click here to see a directory of Hill District Businesses.


Homewood Based Businesses

Status: Accepting Applications. Learn more and apply.

Download the Workshop Agenda and Schedule PDF.

To see the Judging CriteriaScoring Methods, and FAQ, please click on the link provided.

Applications and business plan deadline: April 5, 2014, by 5pm

(Application includes: Business Plan SummaryFinancial Budget, and Homewood Application)

Click here to see a directory of Homewood Businesses.


Grant Competition for Pittsburgh Central Keystone Innovation Zone (PCKIZ)

Status: Scheduled for Summer 2014, more information to follow.