Grant for Grads

grant-for-gradsGrant for Grads is an initiative of the Grant County Economic Growth Council (GCEGC) administered by Affordable Housing & Community Development Corporation (AHC). Together, these organizations are working to make Grant County a better place to live, work, play, and stay.
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Program Goals:

  • Provide financial assistance to qualified graduates of universities, colleges, or technical schools who choose to live and work in Grant County
  • Retain an educated workforce in Grant County
  • Encourage graduates and Grant County to grow together and create a lasting impact on the community

What’s in it for Graduates?flowersgrad_resized2

We pay, you stay! If you have a bona fide job offer or have been at your current full-time job for less than 2 years, Grant for Grads can cover a portion of the down payment and/or closing costs to help you purchase a home in Grant County. If you have been at your current full-time job for less than a year in Grant County, Grant for Grads can pay a portion of your monthly rent.

What’s in it for Employers?

Retain educated employees! Utilize the Grant for Grads program as an incentive for current or potential employees to work in Grant County.

More Information:

Grant Details
Application Process