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APEX connects business owners with incentive programs that are appropriate to their company and project. Several of Wisconsin's most competitive grant and loan programs are provided below:

Incentives Directory



Douglas County Revolving Loan Fund offers below market rate loans of up to $50,000 for qualifying businesses to fund land, buildings and equipment for projects located in Douglas County.
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Enterprise Development Zones provide tax incentives to new or expanding businesses whose projects will affect distressed areas. The Wisconsin Department of Commerce determines eligibility.
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Northwest Wisconsin Regional Economic Development Fund promotes private-sector investment in long-lived assets and to create jobs by addressing capital gaps in market for long-term debt. Loans range from $20,000 to...
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Tax Increment Financing is available in the City of Superior to provide grants to new businesses to for site improvements, groundwork, utility hookups, foundations, slabs and other needs.
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In 1944, Congress created the VA Loan program to help returning war veterans achieve the dream of home ownership. Since then, the Department of Veterans Affairs has helped more than 18 million...
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Wisconsin Department of Commerce offers several competitive loans and grant programs for new and expanding businesses in northwest Wisconsin.
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Wisconsin Rural Enterprise Fund is administered through the Northwest Regional Planning Commission and offers venture/angel capital investments of up to $200,000 in equity for high-growth, technology-related businesses in northwest Wisconsin.
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