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Incentive Programs

We’ve put together a little encouragement (via a long list of incentives).
Nebraska’s incentive programs are designed to meet the needs of expanding and re-locating businesses. 


Grant Management Resources

This page will provide technical assistance on using AmpliFund to apply for and manage grants awarded by DED.

Site and Building Development Fund

Supports projects that help advance business innovation and strengthen workforce recruitment.

Renewable Chemical Production Tax Credit Act

Tax credits to businesses located in Nebraska who produce renewable chemicals.

Municipal Inland Port Authority Act

Municipal Inland Port Authorities to manage inland port districts.

Municipality Infrastructure Aid Program (MIAP)

Attract and support new business, create high-quality jobs, increase  investment, and revitalize distressed areas of the state.

ImagiNE Nebraska

Incentives portfolio created with small and large businesses in mind.

Urban Redevelopment Act

Tax credits for qualified investments and new full-time equivalent employees (FTEs) in Economic Redevelopment Areas.

Nebraska Rural Projects Act

Projects to build new rail access business parks in counties of less than 100,000 people.

Nebraska Film Office Grant

Grants to support shooting on-location for a film primarily featuring Nebraska-based characters and locales.

Panhandle Improvement Project Cash Fund

Grants for the renovation or construction of eligible county fairgrounds and community facilities.

Good Life Transformational Projects Act

Promote and develop the general and economic welfare of Nebraska and its communities.

Youth Outdoor Education Innovation Fund

Funding to construct, develop, or renovate a youth outdoor education camp.

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

Grants to provide decent housing, a suitable living environment, and expanded economic opportunities.