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GO Virginia Region 2

GO Virginia Region 2

GO Virginia is a statewide initiative designed to encourage Virginia's economic growth through the creation of high-wage jobs. GO Virginia Region 2 includes the cities of Covington, Lynchburg, Radford, Roanoke, and Salem; and the counties of Alleghany, Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford, Botetourt, Campbell, Craig, Floyd, Franklin, Giles, Montgomery, Pulaski, and Roanoke.

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Projects By The Numbers Through FY18-FY21

  • 38 total projects funded by GO Virginia Region 2 Council (17 projects completed)
  • Total funds allocated:  $7,659,068
  • Jobs Created to Date: 681
  • External Investment Generated: $7,816,844

Learn more about GOVA Region 2 Projects

News and Announcements

Funding available through Region 2 Grant programs: (as of Sept. 1, 2022):
$2,147,522
for Region 2 grants
Up to $250,000 for Enhanced Capacity Building grants

October 5, 2022 by 5pm: Next deadline to submit applications for GO Virginia Region 2 Grants

November 2, 2022: GO Virginia Region 2 Council Meeting, 1-3 PM

View the 2021 Growth and Diversification Plan here.