Gateways for Growth | Welcoming America

Gateways for Growth

Gateways for Growth Challenge is a program jointly administered by Welcoming America and New American Economy. Launched in 2015, Gateways for Growth offers a competitive opportunity for public and private organizations to apply for three tiers of support to facilitate local immigrant integration and inclusion. Since its inception, the program has supported more than 54 communities across 32 states.

2020 Request for Proposals

This year, the Gateways for Growth Challenge will again offer resources to communities that demonstrate a public-private commitment to creating a welcoming environment for all residents.

Resources include one or both of the following:

  • Customized quantitative research reports from NAE on the demographic and economic contributions immigrants make in their communities;
  • On-the-ground technical assistance from Welcoming America and NAE to help communities draft, execute and communicate a multi-sector immigrant integration strategy.

Interested communities should submit an application by September 30, 2020 by 5 p.m. local time to [email protected].

View 2020 Request for Proposals

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