Corridor Investment Program Grant

Overview

The City of Hyattsville has created a Corridor Investment Grant Program as a funding opportunity for private and non-profit partners with creative placemaking projects, programming and business development strategies. Applicants are eligible to receive a grant of up to 80% of the total cost of the eligible project or program. The City of Hyattsville Corridor Investment Grant Program will consider funding requests for the following activities:

Program Grant (up to $1,500)

  • Public programming or series, one-day public event.
  • Programming hosted by a private business must be collaborative, open to the public and include a minimum of three private businesses within adjacent proximity to one another.

Public Placemaking Grant (up to $2,500)

  • Exterior improvements accessible to the public and include street furniture, planters/flower boxes, benches, public art/murals.

Business Development Grant (up to $5,000)

  • Business support services or consulting
  • Business development workshops
  • An equity match for the City’s Commercial Façade Improvement Program for businesses that have never received funding through the City’s program
  • A one-time Commercial Tenant Subsidy is available for small businesses that are either a use that is underrepresented in the marketplace OR is a State of Maryland or Prince George’s County certified Women Owned/Minority Owned Businesses (WBE/MBE).
  • Structural repairs, interior work and roof repairs are not eligible under this program.

If you would like to participate in this program, please review the program guidelines and application below. The funding round is open from April 15, 2019 and has been extended until Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.

Corridor Investment Grant - Program Guidelines

Corridor Investment Grant - Application

For more information, contact the Department of Community and Economic Development at (301) 985-5000.