Economic Development

Additive Manufacturing Capability for Precision Metalworking

About the Program:

The VT Department of Economic Development has recently been awarded a grant from the U.S. Department of Defense’s (DoD) Office of Economic Adjustment to help Vermont businesses that have been impacted by DOD spending reductions over the last few years.

Qualifying Businesses:

Businesses in which the Department of Defense was the ultimate recipient of products and services representing at least 10% of the company’s sales in one of the last five (5) years qualify for assistance under the grant.

Cybersecurity and a Trusted Supplier Network for the Defense Industry Supply Chain

About the Program:

The states of Vermont, Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island have received a joint grant of $1.5 million from the U.S. Department of Defense's Office of Economic Adjustment (OEA) to create an organization called the New England Regional Defense Industry Collaboration.

Qualifying Businesses:

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