Subsidy Tracker Parent Company Summary

Parent Company Name: 
FirstGroup
Ownership Structure: 
publicly traded
Headquartered in: 
Scotland
Major Industry: 
miscellaneous services
Specific Industry: 
transit services
Subsidy SummarySubsidy ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local$3,962,40549
Federal (grants and allocated tax credits)$51,420,59324
TOTAL$55,382,99873
Loan / Bailout SummaryTotal Face ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local loans, bond financing and venture capital$00
Federal loans, loan guarantees and bailout assistance (not including repayments)$00
TOTAL$00
Time Period for State and Local Awards: 

Earliest year of data: 1993. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this parent company are for the period since 2010.

Time Period for Federal Awards: 

FY2000 to the present

Notes: 

Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.

Associated Names: 

AMERICANOS USA; FIRST STUDENT; FIRST TRANSIT; FIRSTGROUP; GREYHOUND

Links: 

For a summary of this company's regulatory violations see its Violation Tracker summary page here.


Top 5 States for state/local awardsTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
Ohio$3,204,6628
Maryland$344,8012
New York$322,94238
Florida$90,0001

Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Valuesort icon Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
GREYHOUND United States federal 2009 $6,361,200 federal grant
GREYHOUND LINES, INC. United States federal 2005 $5,471,365 federal grant
GREYHOUND LINES, INC. United States federal 2006 $5,105,000 federal grant
GREYHOUND LINES, INC. United States federal 2009 $3,675,223 federal grant
Greyhound Lines, Inc. United States federal 2008 $3,459,500 federal grant
GREYHOUND United States federal 2011 $3,333,403 federal grant
Greyhound Lines, Inc. United States federal 2007 $3,283,584 federal grant
GREYHOUND United States federal 2003 $3,025,082 federal grant
GREYHOUND United States federal 2013 $2,983,771 federal grant
GREYHOUND United States federal 2006 $2,636,205 federal grant
GREYHOUND United States federal 2012 $2,444,312 federal grant
GREYHOUND United States federal 2011 $1,916,597 federal grant
FirstGroup America Ohio local 2009 $1,850,000 grant
AMERICANOS USA United States federal 2011 $1,372,397 federal grant
AMERICANOS USA United States federal 2011 $1,372,397 federal grant
GREYHOUND United States federal 2002 $1,269,000 federal grant
GREYHOUND LINES, INC. United States federal 2011 $1,075,000 federal grant
GREYHOUND United States federal 2001 $1,000,000 federal grant
FirstGroup America Ohio local 2001 $525,000 grant
GREYHOUND LINES INC United States federal 2018 $481,630 federal grant
First Transit, Inc. Maryland state 2016 $270,000 tax credit/rebate
FirstGroup America, Inc. Ohio state 2015 $265,000 tax credit/rebate
AMERICANOS USA United States federal 2009 $264,600 federal grant
GREYHOUND LINES INC United States federal 2016 $254,363 federal grant
AMERICANOS USA United States federal 2012 $236,546 federal grant
FIRST TRANSIT INC Ohio state 2015 $199,440 grant
AMERICANOS USA United States federal 2006 $162,228 federal grant
AMERICANOS USA United States federal 2009 $151,200 federal grant
FIRSTGROUP AMERICA INC Ohio state 2008 $150,000 grant
GREYHOUND LINES INC Ohio state 2015 $94,774 grant
Greyhound Lines, Inc. Florida local 2005 $90,000 tax increment financing
GREYHOUND LINES INC United States federal 2015 $85,990 federal grant
First Transit Inc. New York local 2015 $83,953 tax credit/rebate
FIRSTGROUP AMERICA INC Ohio state 2015 $76,840 grant
First Transit, Inc. Maryland state 2016 $74,801 tax credit/rebate
FIRSTGROUP AMERICA INC Ohio state 2014 $43,608 grant
First Transit Inc. New York local 2016 $22,478 tax credit/rebate
First Transit Inc. New York local 2017 $22,478 tax credit/rebate
First Student, Inc. New York state 2008 $15,000 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2009 $12,500 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2013 $10,829 enterprise zone
First Student Inc. New York state 2007 $10,500 enterprise zone
First Student Inc. New York state 2007 $10,000 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2008 $10,000 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2005 $10,000 enterprise zone
First Student Inc. New York state 2006 $7,500 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2008 $7,500 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2009 $6,000 enterprise zone
First Student Inc. (DKW Properties, LLC) New York local 2007 $5,069 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
First Student Inc. New York state 2006 $5,000 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2009 $5,000 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2011 $5,000 enterprise zone
First Student Inc. (DKW Properties, LLC) New York local 2013 $4,827 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
First Student Inc. (DKW Properties, LLC) New York local 2008 $4,722 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
First Student Inc. (DKW Properties, LLC) New York local 2009 $4,664 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
First Student Inc. (DKW Properties, LLC) New York local 2011 $4,657 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
First Student Inc. (DKW Properties, LLC) New York local 2012 $4,632 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
First Student Inc. (DKW Properties, LLC) New York local 2010 $4,547 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
First Student, Inc. New York state 2012 $4,500 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2010 $4,000 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2010 $3,500 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2011 $3,500 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2013 $3,500 enterprise zone
First Student Inc. New York state 2006 $3,200 enterprise zone
First Student Inc. New York state 2007 $3,000 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2005 $3,000 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2011 $3,000 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2012 $3,000 enterprise zone
First Student Inc. (DKW Properties, LLC) New York local 2014 $2,936 tax credit/rebate
First Student, Inc. New York state 2004 $2,500 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2012 $2,500 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2005 $2,000 enterprise zone
First Student, Inc. New York state 2013 $1,950 enterprise zone
FirstGroup America, Inc.,dba, Greyhound Lines, Inc. Arizona state 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
FirstGroup America, Inc. et al. Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
FirstGroup America, Inc. et al. Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GREYHOUND LINES, INC. Texas state 1993 undisclosed enterprise zone
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