Herkimer County Microenterprise Grant Program

Wednesday, June 10th, 2020

The Herkimer County Microenterprise Grant is available through the state Community Development Block Grant and the Office of Homes and Community Renewal. 

Through the program, the HCIDA will be able to award $5,000 to $35,000 to private, for-profit businesses, located within Herkimer County, that employ five or fewer people, including the owner(s).


The grant can be used for inventory, machinery and equipment, or furniture and fixtures. Priority projects include those involving tourism, downtown locations, and dairy processing.


Anyone interested can find an application on the HCIDA website ( or can email Victoria Adams, IDA Adiministrative Assistant at (

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