UWF to distribute $10 million in funding to businesses creating jobs in Northwest Florida

UWF to distribute $10 million in funding to businesses creating jobs in Northwest Florida

In the aftermath of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the State Legislature established the $30 million program, formerly named the Industry Recruitment, Retention & Expansion Fund Grant Program. Approximately $10 million in funding remains for the program, which focuses on research and development, commercialization of research, economic diversification and job creation.

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