2018 Ohio Export Internship Program

Feb 23, 2018 | News, Newsletter


Apply for the Ohio Export Internship Program today!

Company applications are now open!

 

The Ohio Export Internship Program, a partnership between the Ohio Development Services Agency, Cleveland State University, The Ohio State University, and Youngstown State University, will match college students, who have taken export-focused coursework, to Ohio companies looking to pursue export opportunities. Half of the intern wages will be reimbursed, up to $3,600.

Company applications should be submitted before March 1, 2018.

The summer internship will run from May 14 through August 10, 2018. For more information about the program and to apply, visit: eip.development.ohio.gov.

The State of Ohio is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider of ADA Services.

Ohio Ports Eligible for $23 Million in Development Funding

A new program  — the Ohio Maritime Assistance Program program — is providing funding to ports along the Ohio River and Lake Erie or businesses within ports.

The Program began accepting applications from ports in late January and will continue through March 27. The program is making available $11 million through June 30 and an additional $12 million for the 12 months ending June 30, 2021.

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Large TIFs may be eligible for one-time extension opportunity

During fall 2019, the General Assembly changed Ohio law governing tax increment financing (“TIF”) exemptions in a big way.  For certain TIF projects, local communities can extend the exemptions – and therefore continue to redirect property tax millage to necessary public infrastructure improvements – up to 30 additional years. 

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