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Grow Your Business

Do you want to see more growth from your business? Look no further. Below are helpful resources if you’re looking to add high-quality jobs, provide job training or retain job opportunities in Iowa. 

High Quality Jobs

Assistance to off-set costs incurred to locate, expand or modernize an Iowa facility.

New Jobs Tax Credit

Tax credit incentive for businesses that provide additional training to employees and expand their workforce.

Targeted Jobs Withholding

Pilot program that allows diversion of withholding funds paid by an employer to be matched by a designated pilot city.

Butchery Innovation and Revitalization

Program that will provide grants for projects relating to small-scale meat processors, licensed custom meat lockers and mobile slaughter units.

Workforce Training

Apprenticeships & Internships

  • Registered Apprenticeship Program - There are more than 1,000 occupations eligible for apprenticeship training grants. Iowa Workforce Development administers all apprenticeship programs.
  • Student Internship Program - Grants to small and medium-sized companies in targeted industries to support internship programs.
  • STEM Internship Program - Grants to Iowa companies for internship programs in STEM fields.

Investment & Retirement