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Montana Board of Research and Commercialization Technology Request for Proposals Research and Commercialization Projects - Fiscal Year 2019 Guidelines:


The Montana Board of Research and Commercialization Technology enc ourages economic development through investment in research and commercialization projects. The board has about $ 800,000 available ...


Does Your Community Vision Pencil Out? Part One: Under The Hood With Policy - 12/20 - Webinar :


Wednesday, December 20, 2017 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Mountain Time *** Part Two: Strategic Investment to Shape and Incentivize Development Wednesday, January 24, 2018 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM ...


Does Your CommunVision Pencil Out? Part Two: Strategic Investment To Shape And Incentivize Development - 01/24 - Webinar:


Wednesday, January 24, 2018 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Mountain Time *** Local leaders throughout the country envision making their community more livable, with walkable neighborhoods and vibrant ...


Department of Commerce Announces Community Development Block Grants for 8 Montana Towns, Cities and Counties:


Montana Department of Commerce http://commerce.mt.gov/ Director Pam Haxby-Cote today announced $3.3 million in federal community development grants http://comdev.mt.gov/programs/cdbg to assist eight ...


Montana Main Street Program Grants Awarded to 9 Communities to Help Revitalize, Strengthen Downtowns:


Nine Montana communities will share $100,000 in grants through the Montana Department of Commerce's Montana Main Street Program, to support downtown revitalization and economic development projects. "Montanans ...


Montana Department of Commerce Announces Grants to Support Main Street Businesses:


Montana Department of Commerce Director Pam Haxby-Cote today announced $726,584 in economic development grants to assist Main Street businesses across Montana with creating 93 jobs, providing workforce ...


Winter Tourism Campaign Brings Montana Moments to New Audience:


As the weather shifts to cooler temperatures, the Department of Commerce is shifting its tourism marketing campaign to attract a different kind of visitor to Montana this winter. Commerce's data-driven ...


Free Local Update Of Census Addresses (LUCA) Workshop - 11/8 - Helena And Webinar:


Montana receives $1,989 per person annually from federal assistance programs that distribute funds based on Decennial Census. Montana can lose $19,890 over 10 years for each person that ...


Montana Commerce's Board of Housing Adds More Affordable Homeownership Opportunities with $42 Million Bond Sale:


Nearly 200 Montana first-time-homebuyers will be able to access low- interest mortgage loans thanks to proceeds of a $42 million bond sale by the Montana Department of Commerce's Board of Housing. "For ...


Lt. Governor Cooney, Director Haxby-Cote Celebrate Homeownership with Helena's Habitat for Humanity:


Lieutenant Governor Mike Cooney and Commerce Director Pam Haxby-Cote today marked a milestone alongside a Helena family on the completion of their rehabilitated home funded in-part by Habitat for Humanity ...


Montana-Filmed 'Walking Out' Hits the Road for Premiere Tour:


Montana Film Festival Brings Feature Film to Theaters Across Montana http://www.montanafilmfestival.org/roadshow/ The Montana Film Office at the Department of Commerce is teaming up with the Montana ...


Made in Montana Business Coaster Pedicabs Manufacturing Featured in Philadelphia Public Art Exhibit:


Coaster Pedicabs https://www.coasterpedicab.com/ on Display by Internationally Acclaimed Artist Cai Guo-Qiang A unique Made in Montana manufacturing company is making its mark in the expanding community ...


Montana Department of Commerce Director Haxby-Cote Announces $127,500 in Grants to Support Tribal Business Development:


"Native American Business Advisors provide critical services to entrepreneurs in Montana's Indian Country," said Director Haxby-Cote. "Their support helps Native American-owned businesses to grow, create ...


Governor Bullock Continues Broadband Partnership To Increase Internet Access for Montana's Schools:


Governor's Office, Commerce, School Administrators team up with EducationSuperHighway We are excited to announce that the Governor's Office, the Department of Commerce (DOC) and the School Administrators ...


10th Annual Montana Downtown Conference & Downtown/Riverfront Opportunity Showcase - 10/18-20 - Great Falls:


Join us for Montana's 10th Annual Downtown Conference and Downtown/Riverfront Opportunity Showcase, being held in Great Falls, Montana October 18-20! This year's focus is economic development, ...


Technical Assistance Opportunity to Create Healthy, Economically Vibrant Montana Communities:




Missoula businesses part of state push to grow exports to international markets:


Whether it's manufacturing airplane components in Missoula or photonics in Bozeman, a company's push to scale depends on its ability to tap outside markets. Like China, Taiwan, India and beyond. With ...


New Resources Available to Montana Businesses and Communities Impacted by Wildfires:


If your business or a business in your area has fallen on hard times because of fire activity or smoke, we encourage you to use and share this resource. There's no doubt this summer's wildfires have ...


Montana Receives Federal Grant to Help Businesses Sell Internationally:


U.S. Small Business Administration Awards $401,818 for State Trade Expansion Montana has received a federal grant for Department of Commerce programs to help businesses export their products and ...


Governor Bullock, Commerce Department Director Haxby-Cote Celebrate 136 New, Affordable Homes in Bozeman:


New housing development to provide affordable homes for Bozeman workers and their families "To build on Montana's strong and growing economy, we must house a growing workforce," Governor Bullock ...


Made in Montana Program Brings Small Businesses to Billings Market:


Event Connects Producers with Regional, National Wholesale Buyers The Made in Montana program at the Department of Commerce is bringing five of its member businesses this weekend to the Billings ...


Great Falls company Australia bound for mining expo with support from The ExportMontana office at the Department of Commerce:


Rockwell Scales of Great Falls is among the seven Montana businesses that are on their way to Australia to promote their mining products and services to companies overseas at the Aug. 29-32 Asia-Pacific ...


Montana Is Open for Business:


A great majority of Montana travelers are lured by the state's 93 million acres of spectacular unspoiled nature. Due to the state's diverse landscape and weather, wildfires happen as a natural part ...


2017 Montana Healthy Communities Conference, 11/2, Helena, Montana:


Save the Date for the Montana Healthy Communities 2017 Conference! 2017 Montana Healthy Communities conference will be Thursday November 2, 2017 at the Best Western Premier Helena Great Northern ...


Lt. Governor Cooney, Commerce Director Haxby-Cote Celebrate Grand Opening of the Miles Community College Small Business Development Center:


Lieutenant Governor Mike Cooney and Commerce Director Pam Haxby-Cote Thursday joined the Small Business Administration (SBA), southeastern Montana economic development organizations, and higher education ...


Montana Department of Commerce Announces $1.4 Million in Community Development Funds:


Funding will help fix roadways, public schools, rural hospitals "The projects in these nine communities are key for developing rural economies and ensuring the health and safety of the folks who ...


Montana's Main Street Program Becomes a National Model for Downtown Revitalization:


The Montana Department of Commerce and its innovative work is increasingly being recognized as a national leader in the development and revitalization of local community downtowns and main streets. ...


Montana Department of Commerce Announces $862,000 in Grants to Fund Technology Innovation:


Montana Department of Commerce Director Pam Haxby-Cote today announced $862,000 in grants to nine research projects in five communities to encourage innovation, research and high-wage job creation. "Investing ...


Montana Main Street Program Grant Cycle to Open August 15:


The Department of Commerce Community Development Division will begin accepting Montana Main Street Program grant applications for the FY 2018 application cycle on August 15, 2017. The Montana Main Street ...


New Fiscal Year Brings New Funding for Department of Commerce Grants:


Tourism and Business Development Programs Accepting Applications for FY18 "Grant programs play an important role in economic development by providing businesses with additional resources to succeed, ...

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