Blog

Apply for Up to $30,000 in Futureworks NYC Growth Initiative Grants!

 |  NYCEDC

Futureworks NYC Growth Initiative grants help startups like Sunhouse fund engineers, assist with product development, hire strategic consultants, and obtain other advanced manufacturing tools. The Sunhouse Sensory Percussion drum kit is revolutionizing the instrument. Credit: Sunhouse

NYCEDC is proud to announce the second round of Futureworks NYC Growth Initiative grants for early-stage advanced manufacturing companies. If you are a manufacturing startup or developing advanced manufacturing technologies, you could receive up to $30,000 in funding to support your growth here in New York City. No strings attached.

Read More
Futureworks NYC

Blueprint to Success: Apply Now

 |  NYCEDC

Blueprint Construction

By Claudia Flores, Senior Program Manager, Opportunity M/W/DBE, Contracts

NYCEDC is now accepting applications for the second class of Blueprint to Success, our innovative contractor management program that guides M/W/DBE construction businesses in developing and growing their firms to attain opportunities in public sector contracting.

Through Blueprint to Success, NYCEDC partners with selected construction businesses and provides them with in-depth business assessments, one-on-one...

Read More
Construction, MWDBE

Request for Proposals to Develop 1.65 Million Square Feet of Mixed-Use Real Estate on Manhattan's Lower East Side

 |  NYCEDC

Seward Park Development

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) today announced the next major step in transforming the largest parcel of under-developed City-owned land in Manhattan below 96th Street into vibrant, mixed-use space in one of New York’s most dynamic, diverse and historic neighborhoods. With the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) today, nine sites located near the intersection of Essex Street and Delancey Street are on their way to becoming a 1.65-million-square-foot development including 1,000 units of housing with half of the units being permanently affordable....

Read More
Seward Park

Blueprint to Success Graduates First Class

 |  NYCEDC

Graduating Companies

Blueprint to Success, NYCEDC’s innovative new executive development program for minority, women and disadvantaged business enterprises (M/W/DBE) in the construction industry, graduated its first class of 14 businesses yesterday.

Through the Blueprint to Success Program, NYCEDC partnered with the selected construction businesses and provided them with in-depth business assessments, tailored business curriculums, and the opportunity to expand...

Read More
MWDBE

Blueprint to Success

 |  NYCEDC

Blueprint to Success

Assisting minority, women, and disadvantaged business enterprises, or M/W/DBEs, is critical to ensuring New York City’s long-term economic success. Today we’re launching “Blueprint to Success,” a new program that will provide in-depth and individualized technical assistance to certified M/W/DBE firms to help these businesses grow and thrive.

Designed as a training program targeted to M/W/DBE contractors, Blueprint to Success will assist up to 20 selected, certified NYC-based M/W/DBE construction firms. The program will be geared to meet each of the businesses'...

Read More

Archive

Column

Best of the Blog

Sign-up to receive the best of our weekly blog posts.

Featured Blog Post