Since 1974, VEDA has provided over $2.6 billion in financing assistance to thousands of eligible Vermont entrepreneurs, manufacturers, small businesses, and agricultural enterprises, helping them realize their business goals, create jobs, and enhance the vitality of Vermont’s economy. In collaboration with Vermont financial institutions and other partners throughout the state, VEDA's diverse loan programs help businesses and farmers grow, prosper and create a more vibrant economy for all Vermonters.


Public Disclosure: VEDA is an instrumentality of the State of Vermont and is subject to Vermont’s Public Records Law (see Vermont Statutes, Title I, Chapter 5 §§ 315-320).  All written or electronic information generated or received by VEDA is subject to the confidentiality and public disclosure provisions of the Vermont Public Records Law.  Under the law, business plans and financial information submitted by applicants are generally considered confidential and are not subject to disclosure.