Guidance Documents


The GO Virginia Board has adopted the following guidelines which provide a framework for the implementation of the Growth and Opportunity Act. These guidelines provide a structure for the creation of the various regional councils, the scope of regional growth and diversification plans, and the application scoring process for grants from the Growth and Opportunity Fund and for the Virginia Collaborative Economic Development Act.

Regional Entrepreneurial Assessments

TEConomy Partners, LLC was engaged by the Department of Housing and Community Development on behalf of the GO Virginia State Board to provide each region with an independent and objective assessment of its entrepreneurial development position, to facilitate a situational assessment of the region’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, and to help identify priority actions that regional leadership can undertake to strengthen the ecosystem.

GO VIRGINIA 2019 Roadmap