The recruitment of skilled technology professionals is essential to the growth and retention of companies in our community. Greater Winston-Salem, Inc. is excited to partner with Truist Bank on the creation of the Tech Talent Recruitment Fund to aid expanding companies in Forsyth County as they hire for technology positions. Companies may utilize these funds to finance recruitment efforts or staffing services, as direct payments or bonuses to new hires, salary supplements, or to carry out onboarding exercises.


These funds will be disbursed directly and only to the company. Disbursements will be provided once proof of employment have been provided and a 90-day probationary period has been met, by the new hire. Download the Employment Verification Form here.

Qualifying Positions

Qualifying positions are aligned with local educational offerings to ensure an accessible pipeline. Roles must be full-time positions. Contract or temporary positions are ineligible. Roles in technology sector include, but are not limited to:

Designers, Testers, Support technicians, System Administrators, Developers, Programmers who use computer software and/or hardware to design, process, implement and manage information systems in specialties such as database services, security, business intelligence, healthcare informatics and others.


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