IDB Grants

Grants designed to spark business expansions and improve the exterior of commercial buildings within Bristol, Tennessee are now available on a first-come, first-served basis to qualified applicants.

Offered by the Bristol, Tennessee Industrial Development Board, the grants are available as forgivable loans and will include awards of up to $10,000 for business growth or $5,000 for façade improvements. The application deadline is March 11th and awards will be announced in April.

To qualify for either program, a Bristol Tennessee business must have matching funds available, be in compliance with applicable zoning ordinances, and be current on all applicant taxes and fees. Additional eligibility guidelines are included in the application packets. 

Contact Matt Garland at or (423) 989-5516 for additional information. 

Bristol Industrial Development Board Façade Improvement Grant Program Guidelines
Facade Improvement Grant Application 
Bristol Industrial Development Board Existing Business Expansion Grant Program Guidelines
Existing Business Expansion Grant Application