Financial Resources

Jefferson County is one of the nation’s leaders in creating new, technology sophisticated small businesses. Spinoff technologies from the Denver Federal Center, Colorado School of Mines, and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory have created a variety of new businesses.

Small business start-ups and expanding businesses in Jefferson County can access several financial resources. Financing tools to support economic development activities include:

  • Debt and equity financing
  • Cash incentives
  • Grants
  • Tax credits
  • Loans
  • Venture capital
  • Angel investors
  • Federal programs
  • Financial intuitions/Certified development corporations

Colorado has ample access to resources to fund research and development.

For more information on incentives and financial resources in Jefferson County, please contact Jeffco EDC at 303.202.2965 or visit