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Grants & Incentives

Businesses looking to expand or considering Greenville for the first time will find a wide range of incentives, grants, and programs to work with. The Office of Economic Development helps companies navigate the various incentive programs available to develop a customized package that best fits their business needs. 

An incentive package is generally determined and offered based on one or more of the following factors:

  • Number of jobs created
  • Average wages of those new jobs
  • Capital investment
  • Whether the project falls under one of Greenville’s target industries
  • Other direct economic benefits to Greenville


The Office of Economic Development can facilitate a variety of relocation and expansion incentives and provide assistance in the following areas:

  • City of Greenville incentives, including: Capital Investment Grant and the Small Business Plan Competition 
  • Financing/Development Agreements/Public-Private Partnerships
  • State of NC economic development grants and incentives....learn more
  • Expediting planning, zoning, permitting processes
  • Utilities and infrastructure

Vidant Health's mission is to improve the health and well-being for 1.4 million residents of eastern North Carolina. A recent illustration of our commitment to the community is the 418,000 square-foot-cancer center under construction. We look forward to continued collaboration on community and economic development efforts with the City of Greenville, as well as, other key partners. In addition to our commitment to eastern North Carolina, Vidant is focused on becoming the national model for rural health and wellness by creating a premier, trusted health care delivery and education system.