GO Virginia Region 5
Reinvent Hampton Roads serves as Region 5’s support organization. The support organization will provide fiduciary oversight and administrative services for activities related to GO Virginia in Region 5.
Regional councils are responsible for identifying economic opportunities, needs and challenges, and establishing priorities among those opportunities that can be addressed through regional collaboration. Regional opportunities and priorities are laid out in an economic growth and diversification plan.
Region 5 Cities and Localities
Region Five includes the counties of Accomack, Isle of Wight, James City, Northampton, Southampton, and York, and the cities of Chesapeake, Franklin, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Poquoson, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Virginia Beach and Williamsburg.
• Port Operations, Logistics and Warehousing
• Advanced Manufacturing
• Cybersecurity, Data Analytics and Model Simulation
• Shipbuilding and Ship Repair
• Water Technologies
• Unmanned Systems and Aerospace
Grants applications are reviewed by Subject Review Experts and forwarded to the Region 5 Council. Funding streams such as:
Regional Capacity Building
Regional Per Capita
Economic Resilience and Recovery Program