Launch NY Awarded Grants from NYSEG and RG&E to Promote Innovative Entrepreneurial Support Programs

September 12, 2017

Upstate New York, September 12,2017 –Launch New York (Launch NY) has announced that it has received two grants from New York State Electric & Gas (NYSEG) and Rochester Gas and Electric (RG&E), subsidiaries of AVANGRID, Inc. (NYSE: AGR). These grants have been awarded to fuel new resources building upon existing business mentoring programs which are designed to provide support for high-potential entrepreneurs in Upstate New York. NYSEG and RG&E recently approved economic development grants from their Economic Development Outreach Program totaling $150,000 for Launch NY to provide both management and product development programs to augment their well-established, pro bono Entrepreneur-in-Residence services that have assisted nearly 700 companies since 2012 in the 27 westernmost counties of Upstate New York.

Launch NY Awarded Grants from NYSEG and RG&E to Promote Innovative Entrepreneurial Support Programs

 

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