States’ Economic Development Assistance Program

Primary DRA Funding Tool:

States’ Economic Development Assistance Program (SEDAP)

As one of DRA’S main investment tools, SEDAP provides direct investments for basic public infrastructure, transportation infrastructure, business development with an emphasis on entrepreneurship, and workforce development. From 2017-2022, SEDAP projects facilitated these impacts:

  • 504,297 Total Families Affected by
    Infrastructure Projects
  • 164,197 Total Individuals Trained
  • 35,409 Jobs Created or Retained

SEDAP 2023 Funding

Total Funds Available:  $15,475,051

Grant Award Minimum: $50,000

Grant Award Maximum: $500,000

Funding Cycle Opens: Spring 2023

Application Deadline: Summer 2023

More information about the 2023 RFP for this program is forthcoming. For any questions, please contact Amanda Allen, Director of Critical Infrastructure,, or Darci Malam, SEDAP Program Manager,

This program is funded in part by the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law signed by President Biden.

States Economic Development Assistance Program (SEDAP)
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