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Long Island Regional Economic Development Council to Hold Consolidated Funding Application Workshops Across Region

Public Forums to learn about the CFA process and how to access up to $760 million in economic development funding from agency programs through one application
(June 12, 2013)

Long Island Regional Economic Development Council to Hold Consolidated Funding Application Workshops Across Region

The Long Island Regional Economic Development Council (LIREDC) will hold three Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) workshops for potential applicants to learn more about the third round of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s initiative to stimulate job creation and economic growth through the Regional Economic Development Councils. The workshops will be held June 18 in Stony Brook, July 11 in Hempstead and July 23 in Garden City. In 2013, up to $760 million in economic development resources will be available to applicants through the CFA.

Please register by visiting www.regionalcouncils.ny.gov/content/long-island or by calling 631-435-0717.

The CFA application period will open to applicants across Long Island in both Nassau and Suffolk Counties, at 8 a.m. on June 17. The deadline for CFA submissions is 4 p.m. on August 12. CFAs will be reviewed by the LIREDC based on their alignment with the Council’s strategic plan and will be reviewed on a technical basis by the State Agency Resource Team.

The schedule for Long Island CFA Workshops includes:

Tuesday, June 18 in Stony Brook
1 to 3:30 p.m.
Stony Brook University
Charles B. Wang Center
400 Circle Road
Stony Brook, New York 11790
Register here

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