Site Development Grant Program

To maintain the state’s competitive position in economic development, the Mississippi Development Authority’s Site Development Grant Program offers two unique programs to assist public or private non-profit economic development organizations or local governments with developing site ready locations to attract business development in the state.

  • Eligible for up to $50,000 in grant funding
  • Minimum of 20 highly developable acres
  • Site work ready within 6 months
  • Utilities on site in 12 months
  • Rail-served sites preferred
  • Eligible for up to $200,000 in grant funding
  • Minimum of 200 highly developable acres
  • Established labor force (workforce study required)
  • Distinguishable site location assets, i.e., high demand locations, intermodal and/or port access, “mega” development acreage, significant utility infrastructure, etc.