Research Assistance

The types of research include strategic planning, forecasting, feasibility studies, readiness assessments, economic impact analysis, and labor market studies to name a few. The program strives to inform policy decision-making and to help governments and economic development organizations carry out their mission.

Communities or economic development organizations in the following states are encouraged to apply: Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida.

Registration is open throughout the year!


Click here to start your application.

Example projects completed through EDRP:

Grady County – Motocross Industry

Liberty County – Laborforce Analysis

Have questions? Contact:

Candice McKie
Project Manager
Enterprise Innovation Institute
Georgia Institute of Technology

Explore eligible counties across the Southeast Region in the map below. Click a county to show its eligibility. Click in the top left corner of the map to turn layers on and off.