Program Eligibility

Program Eligibility Criteria

  • Business provides service in the construction or construction-related
  • Minimal or never done business directly (not through a general contractor) with UF during the last 12 months.
  • Mandatory workshop attendance to understand how to navigate UF’s processes for doing work
  • Business location must be within the listed counties: Alachua, Bradford, Clay, Columbia, Gilchrist, Levy, Marion, Putnam or Union Counties)
  • Business size cannot exceed
    • 15 permanent employees
    • $1 million net worth
  • Firm or owner must have at least 2 years of commercial experience or have completed at least 6 projects/jobs in commercial work

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