CiF is an award-winning EB-5 regional center

Below is a summary of the noteworthy awards Cleveland International Fund (CiF) has received due to its outstanding programing and effective I-829 petition approvals for its investors.

2013 EB-5 Regional Center of the Year

Received from and Artisan Business Group the award recognized CiF as the top regional center for the previous 12 months based on a combination of factors including its commitment to industry best practices. 

2013 Regional Center of the Year
829 Award 2014& 2016

2014 & 2016 Regional Center I-829 Approval Club by IIUSA

This award recognizes those EB-5 projects that have been successful in completing their client’s I-829 petition approvals by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in the fiscal year. CiF is one of 17 regional centers to obtain this award for the 2014 fiscal year.

2014 Ohio CDFA Excellence Award

2014 CDFA Ohio Financing Roundtable Excellence Award: Program

The Council of Development Finance Agencies (CDFA) hosts the CDFA Ohio Financing Roundtable Excellence Awards to acknowledge exceptional finance development programs. The excellent award for programming recognizes CiF for its noteworthy projects as well as its partnerships with the Development Finance Authority of Summit County and the Port of Greater Cincinnati Development Authority. 

2015 Trusted Partner Award by Invest in America Summit

The Invest in America Summit is the largest annual American investment conference and trade show in China, promoting strong EB-5 investment programs while educating investors. This award acknowledges CiF as a trusted investment opportunity for prospective international investors.

2015 Top Venture Capital & Private Equity Firms

2015, 2016 & 2017 Top Venture Capital & Private Equity Firms

As compiled by Crain’s Cleveland Business for firms serving Northeast Ohio.

CiF was one of 10 nominees for the IIUSA 2019 EB-5 Awards for Economic Achievement


2020 Crain’s Cleveland Top Private Equity & Venture Capital Firms