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Venture Creations can help you find funding for your startup and assist you through this process. Funding is available from a number of local, regional, and federal agencies and organizations, from angel capital to later stage growth financing. To get started, refer to the links below.


Empire State Development (ESD)

Empire State Development's Division for Small Business is established in New York State Economic Development Law to represent the interests of small businesses and to support the development and expansion of small businesses with under 100 employees. The Division directs a wide array of programs and initiatives to support small businesses.

New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA)

This site provides a listing of current funding opportunities offered by NYSERDA.

NYSERDA - External Sources for Financial, Technical and Marketing Assistance

For the purpose of supporting energy-efficient environmental solutions and economic development across the State, NYSERDA developed this document to provide a resource for finding additional financial, technical, and marketing assistance for businesses.

New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation (NYSEFC)

The Environmental Facilities Corporation administers the most successful State Revolving Fund Programs in the nation. Since 1970, EFC has provided almost $15.5 billion in low-cost financing and grants for over 2,100 water and sewer infrastructure projects spanning New York.