Utica, NY (WIBX) - It will be one-stop shopping for grants and economic development incentives for the Mohawk Valley.

In an effort to spur growth and stimulate the creation of jobs, the Mohawk Valley Regional Economic Development Council is launching consolidated funding application workshops throughout the valley.

CFAs allow applicants to use one simplifed form to apply to several project funding sources totalling up to $750-million.

The workshops are being held at the following locations:

Utica: Information Technology Building - MVCC

Monday, 14 May 2012 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm

Johnstown: Communications and Visual Arts Building - FMCC

Thursday, 24 May 2012 from 2:00pm to 4:30pm

Oneonta: Hunt Ballroom - SUNY Oneonta

Thursday, 14 June 2012 3:00pm to 5:30pm

Completed CFAs must be submitted by July 16, 2012. For more information click: www.nyworks.ny.gov/content/mohawk-valley.