Big Sky Economic Development Trust Fund (BSTF)
The Big Sky Economic Development Trust Fund (BSTF) program provides state funds to assist eligible businesses that are expanding their company.
The Job Creation awards reimburse the businesses for eligible expansion expenses and the awards are based on the number of BSTF eligible net new jobs created. Local or tribal governments apply on behalf of the assisted business.
The BSTF program promotes long-term stable economic growth in Montana through Job Creation awards.
The Big Sky Economic Development Trust Fund program will be accepting job creation applications on a quarterly basis. Those application due dates are: July 10, 2018, October 3, 2018, December 19, 2018, and April 3, 2019 .
Montana Wood Products Revolving Loan Fund (WP RLF)
The Montana Wood Products Revolving Loan Fund (WP RLF) Program assists businesses in the wood products industry affected by the downturn in the economy. The program provides a long-term affordable lending tool to assist businesses in retaining or creating jobs providing a long term economic benefit to the State of Montana.