Launched on June 2019, Remote Shoals is is a partnership between the Shoals Chamber of Commerce and Shoals Economic Development Authority that aimed to bring up to ten remote tech workers to The Shoals, which comprises the cities of Florence, Muscle Shoals, Tuscumbia, and Sheffield, Alabama.
As Remote Worker Incentive Program, Remote Shoals encourage professionals to relocate and work remotely from the Shoals and take advantage of our low cost of living and great quality of life.
To be considered for the Remote Shoals program, applicants must meet the eligibility requirements :
- Minimum Annual Income of $52,000
- Able to Move to the Shoals Within 6 Months
- Full-Time Remote Employment or Self-Employed Outside Colbert and Lauderdale Counties
- 18+ and Eligible to Work in the United States
Remote workers in the tech industry may be eligible to receive up to $10,000 to live in – and work from – The Shoals, an area that includes Colbert and Lauderdale counties in Northwest Alabama. Applicants must have tech-centric, remote jobs in fields like web design, graphic design, software engineering, computer programming, digital marketing, and more.
The Shoals area boasts many amenities, including close proximity to the Tennessee River, recreational areas like the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, diverse dining and shopping experiences, and a thriving music scene.
As part of the campaign, a dedicated website (remoteshoals.com) has been created for the main hub of Remote Soals.