Upcoming Grants Related to Rural Development/Initiatives

 

U.S. Department of Transportation: BUILD Discretionary Grants

Deadline: Jul 15, 2019

The Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development Transportation grants (BUILD Transportation grants) will fund surface transportation infrastructure projects that will have a significant local or regional impact. The BUILD program will give special consideration to projects which emphasize improved access to reliable, safe, and affordable transportation for communities in rural areas, such as projects that...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Rural Cooperative Development Grant

Deadline: Jun 3, 2019

The Rural Cooperative Development Grant (RCDG) program will provide financial assistance to improve the economic condition of rural areas through cooperative development. Applicants are encouraged to consider projects that provide measurable results in helping rural communities build robust and sustainable economies through strategic investments in infrastructure, partnerships, and innovation. Key strategies include: Achieving e-Connectivity for...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Socially-Disadvantaged Groups Grant

Deadline: Jun 3, 2019

The Socially-Disadvantaged Groups Grant (SDGG) Program’s primary objective is to provide technical assistance to socially-disadvantaged groups through cooperatives and Cooperative Development Centers. A socially-disadvantaged group is defined as a group whose members have been subjected to racial, ethnic, or gender prejudice because of their identity as members of a group without regard to their individual...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program

Deadline: May 16, 2019

The Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program (BFRDP) will support the delivery of education, mentoring, and technical assistance programs to help beginning farmers and ranchers in the U.S. and its territories with entering, establishing, building, and managing successful farm and ranch enterprises. The primary goal of BFRDP is to help beginning farmers and ranchers enter...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Rural Community Development Initiative

Deadline: Jun 10, 2019

The Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI) program will support qualified intermediary organizations that will provide financial and technical assistance to recipients to develop their capacity and ability to undertake projects related to housing, community facilities, or community and economic development that will support the community. Applications are encourages that will support the goal to reduce...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Revolving Fund Program

Deadline: May 27, 2019

The Revolving Fund Program provides financial and technical assistance to help communities bring safe drinking water and sanitary, environmentally sound waste disposal facilities to rural Americans. It supports the sound development of rural communities and the growth of the economy without endangering the environment. The Program will assist communities to extend and improve water and...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Household Water Well Program

Deadline: May 27, 2019

The Household Water Well System (HWWS) Grant Program was established to help individuals with low to moderate incomes finance the costs of household water wells that they own or will own. The HWWS Grant Program will make grants to qualified organizations to establish lending programs for household water wells. Grant recipients will receive HWWS grants...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Rural Maternity and Obstetrics Management Strategies Program

Deadline: May 24, 2019

The Rural Maternity and Obstetrics Management Strategies (RMOMS) will fund projects intended to improve access to and continuity of maternal and obstetrics care in rural communities. The goals of the RMOMS program are to: Develop a sustainable network approach to coordinate maternal and obstetrics care within a rural region Increase the delivery and access of...


 

New Mexico Department of Health: Rural Primary Health Care Act (RPHCA) Program

Deadline: Apr 8, 2019

The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) Rural Primary Health Care Act (RPHCA) Program will provide financial assistance to eligible programs that demonstrate a need for assistance in order to sustain a minimum level of delivery of primary care services in health care underserved areas of New Mexico. Clinics funded by RPHCA represent a significant...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Rural Communities Opioid Response Program-Implementation

Deadline: May 6, 2019

The Rural Communities Opioid Response Program (RCORP) is a multi-year, opioid-focused initiative by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) aimed at reducing the morbidity and mortality of substance use disorder (SUD), including opioid use disorder (OUD), in rural communities at the highest risk for SUD. RCORP-Implementation grants will help rural residents access treatment and...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Rural eConnectivity Pilot Program (ReConnect Program)

Deadline: Apr 29, 2019

The Rural eConnectivity Pilot Program (ReConnect Program) provides grants, loans, and loan/grant combinations to facilitate broadband deployment in rural areas. In facilitating the expansion of broadband services and infrastructure, ReConnect will fuel long-term rural economic development and opportunities in rural America. One of the essential goals of the ReConnect Program is to expand broadband service...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Rural Business Development Grants

Deadline: Mar 29, 2019

Rural Business Development Grants (RBDG) are designed to support targeted technical assistance, training, and other activities leading to the development or expansion of small and emerging private businesses in rural areas that have fewer than 50 employees and less than $1,000,000 in gross revenues. Programmatic activities are separated into enterprise or opportunity type grant activities....


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Small Health Care Provider Quality Improvement Program

Deadline: Apr 22, 2019

The Small Health Care Provider Quality Improvement Program (Rural Quality Program) will support planning and implementation of quality improvement activities for rural primary care providers or providers of health care services, such as a critical access hospital or a rural health clinic, serving rural residents. These activities include providing clinical health services to residents of...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grants – Opioid

Deadline: Apr 15, 2019

The Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) Program provides financial assistance to enable and improve distance learning and telemedicine services in rural areas. DLT grant funds support the use of telecommunications-enabled information, audio and video equipment, and related advanced technologies by students, teachers, medical professionals, and rural residents. These grants are intended to increase rural access...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grants

Deadline: May 15, 2019

The Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) Program provides financial assistance to enable and improve distance learning and telemedicine services in rural areas. DLT grant funds support the use of telecommunications-enabled information, audio and video equipment, and related advanced technologies by students, teachers, medical professionals, and rural residents. These grants are intended to increase rural access...