Vectec has partnered with several organizations and localities to offer a Matching Grant for services.

Below are details on each of those programs. Please note, each organization/locality offers a different program and process. If you are interested in creating your own exclusive matching grant program for your locality or organization, please contact us today to discuss specific details.

Our marketing fliers are listed below for these programs. Feel free to reproduce and distribute as necessary to interested businesses in your region.

Locality/Organization Grant Award Amount Cap Eligibility Application Process
Tobacco Commission $2,500
Not to exceed 50% of the project cost
  • Must be a business located in a Tobacco Commission serviced area
Contact Vectec at 757.243.8700 to discuss your needs.
Stafford County $2,500
Not to exceed 50% of the project cost
  • Must be a business located in Stafford County
Contact Vectec at 757.243.8700 to discuss your needs.
City of Fredericksburg $2,000
Not to exceed 50% of the project cost
  • Must be a business located in the City of Fredericksburg – Required to show business license with grant application
  • Must be legal, ethical and commercially viable
Visit the Fredericksburg EDA website for the grant process details and application.
James City County $2,000
Not to exceed 50% of the project cost
  • Be an operating business with at least one place of business physically located in the County
  • Be current in filing and payment of all taxes due to the County
  • Be in compliance with all applicable laws, ordinances and regulations
  • Be a for-profit business.
Contact Vectec at 757.243.8700 or Steven Yavorsky at 757.253-6645 to discuss your needs. Additional details are provided at the James City County Economic Development Website.
City of Hampton $10,000
Not to exceed 50% of the project cost
  • Must be a for-profit business currently licensed in and with its principal office located within the City of Hampton
  • Projects must be legal, no adult only material, ethical, and commercially viable
  • Applicants must use preapproved Certified E-Commerce Grant Service Providers
  • Grant funds cannot be awarded for a project which has been initiated prior to the approval of a grant application
  • Grants are to be used for the creation or enhancement of e-commerce sites and cannot be used for domain registration, web hosting, general maintenance services, or annual subscriptions
  • Certified Service Providers are not eligible to receive grants for their own websites or to create or make enhancements to an affiliated business website
Visit the City of Hampton Economic Development Website for specific grant details and the application.
Gloucester $2,000
Not to exceed 50% of the project cost
  • Must be a business located in Gloucester
Contact Vectec at 757.243.8700 to discuss your needs.
City of Williamsburg $1,500
Not to exceed 50% of the project cost
  • Businesses must be for-profit, have a current City Business License, and be located in the City of Williamsburg, with no more than three physical locations in the City, and no locations outside of the City
  • The same business may not receive more than one grant within a 12-month period
Visit the City of Williamsburg EDA website for the grant process details and application.
City of Newport News $4,500
Not to exceed 50% of the project cost
  • Must be a business located in Newport News with a current business license
Contact Vectec at 757.243.8700 or Matt Johnson at the Newport News Economic Development Authority at 757.597.2840 to discuss your needs.
Isle of Wight County $500
Not to exceed 50% of the project cost
  • Must be a business located in Isle of Wight County
Contact Vectec at 757.243.8700 to discuss your needs.
York County $1,000
Not to exceed 50% of the project cost
  • Businesses must have a current York County Business License
  • The web site must not contain illegal or adult material
Visit the York County EDA website for the grant process details and application.