Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities Table

Funding Opportunity NameFunding OrganizationFunding TypeSummaryEligibilityTotal Funding AvailableNumber of AwardsAward AmountLength of Project (yrs)Announcement DateApplication Due DateStart DateEnd DateFOA NumberCFDAContact NameContact EmailContact PhoneAttachementAttachment 2Website Link
Emergency Broadband Benefit ProgramFCCFederal The Emergency Broadband Benefit will provide a discount of up to $50 per month towards broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers if they contribute $10-$50 toward the purchase price. The Emergency Broadband Benefit is limited to one monthly service discount and one device discount per household.Qualifies for the Lifeline program; Receives benefits under the free and reduced-price school lunch program or the school breakfast program, including through the USDA Community Eligibility Provision, or did so in the 2019-2020 school year; Received a Federal Pell Grant during the current award year; Experienced a substantial loss of income since February 29, 2020 and the household had a total income in 2020 below $99,000 for single filers and $198,000 for joint filers; or Meets the eligibility criteria for a participating providers' existing low-income or COVID-19 program.$3,200,000,000NANA1NANAApril - MayNANANAhttps://www.fcc.gov/broadbandbenefithttps://www.fcc.gov/broadbandbenefithttps://www.fcc.gov/broadbandbenefitEBB Program Communcation for TRCs and FORHP Announcements EBB Program Communcation for TRCs and FORHP Announcements.docx
Multicultural Rural Mental Health GrantUtah Division of Multicultural Affairs (MCA)StateThe program will support nonprofit organizations that serve the mental and behavioral health of multicultural communities in rural Utah and who have a commitment to reduce the stigma and inequalities surrounding these topicsWho is eligible to apply? 501(c)(3) nonprofit, governmental, educational and faith-based organizations may apply. Organizations must also be based in Utah, serve rural Utah communities, support historically and systematically marginalized populations and provide mental and behavioral health services and resources. 2. When serving rural Utah communities, what is considered rural? Rural Utah is defined as any county outside of Davis, Salt Lake, Utah, and Weber Counties. 3. Can urban nonprofit organizations apply? Organizations based in urban areas—Davis, Salt Lake, Utah and Weber Counties—may apply as long as they meet the eligibility criteria and their project serves a rural county or counties. The grant funding must be used for rural mental and behavioral health projects. As an example, an organization based in Salt Lake City may apply if they use the funding towards telehealth services for residents in Uintah County. 4. Do organizations need to have a licensed provider with their project to apply? No, organizations do not need to have a licensed provider with their project to apply but they must have experience providing mental and behavioral health services. An example of this is peer-support models.$1,000,000NAUp to $100,00013/08/20213/31/2021April - MayApril 2022NANAmcagrants@utah.gov801-900-3478FAQs_-Multicultural-Rural-Mental-Health-Granthttps://multicultural.utah.gov/rural-mental-health/?utm_source=Rural+Coordinating+Council&utm_campaign=e7979b3da4-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_01_07_07_17_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_63f25285ef-e7979b3da4-327865773
Advancing Health Literacy to Enhance Equitable Community Responses to COVID-19HRSAFederalAs part of President Biden's National Strategy for the COVID-19 Response and Pandemic Preparedness today, the Administration is announcing an effort to invest $250 million to encourage COVID-19 safety and vaccination among underserved populations. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Minority Health (OMH) will offer the funding as health literacy grants to localities, who will partner with community-based organizations, to reach racial and ethnic minority, rural and other vulnerable populationsApplicant eligibility is limited to local municipalities. Examples include: • County or Parish Governments • City or township governments The section of the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act relevant to this program limits awards to States, localities and territories. The appropriation language also allocated separate funding for tribes, tribal organizations, and non-profit urban Indian health organizations. However, individual American Indians/Alaska Natives may be beneficiaries of programs created by recipients under this announcement.$250,000,00073$4,000,000203/08/202104/20/2021NANAMP-CPI-21-00693.137 Roscoe Brunson, Jr. 240-453-8822Roscoe.Brunson@hhs.govhttps://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=330807?utm_source=salesforce&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=press-release-email&utm_content=march-8-2021https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=330807?utm_source=salesforce&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=press-release-email&utm_content=march-8-2021https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=330807?utm_source=salesforce&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=press-release-email&utm_content=march-8-2021
Dental Faculty Loan Repayment ProgramHRSAFederal This program will increase the number of dental and dental hygiene faculty in the workforce. Grantees will create and manage a loan repayment program for individuals who serve as full-time dental faculty.Programs of general, pediatric or public health dentistry in public or private nonprofit dental or dental hygiene schools, approved residency in general, pediatric, public health dentistry, advanced education programs in the practice of general, pediatric, or public health dentistry.Year 1: $ 800,000 Year 2: $ 1,200,000 Year 3: $ 1,600,000 Year 4: $ 2,000,000 Year 5: $ 2,400,0008Up to $100,000 – Year 1 Up to $150,000 – Year 2 Up to $200,000 – Year 3 Up to $250,000 – Year 4 Up to $300,000 – Year 5502/17/202104/19/202109/01/202108/31/2026HRSA-21-01993.059Oksana CobbOCobb@hrsa.gov(301) 945-0279https://www.hrsa.gov/grants/find-funding/hrsa-21-019?utm_campaign=NOFO%3A+Dental+Faculty+Loan+Repayment+Program&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdeliveryhttps://www.hrsa.gov/grants/find-funding/hrsa-21-019?utm_campaign=NOFO%3A+Dental+Faculty+Loan+Repayment+Program&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdeliveryhttps://www.hrsa.gov/grants/find-funding/hrsa-21-019?utm_campaign=NOFO%3A+Dental+Faculty+Loan+Repayment+Program&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery
Evidence Based Telehealth Network ProgramHRSAFederalThe two-fold purpose of this award is (1) to demonstrate how health networks can increase access to health care services utilizing telehealth technologies and (2) to conduct evaluations of those efforts to establish an evidence base for assessing the effectiveness of telehealth care for patients, providers, and payers.Eligible applicants shall be domestic public or private, non-profit or for-profit entities with demonstrated experience utilizing telehealth technologies to serve rural underserved populations. Faith-based, community-based organizations, and federally recognized tribes and tribal organizations are eligible to apply. Services must be provided to rural areas, although the applicant can be located in an urban area$4,900,000.0014$350,000.00NA01/12/202104/02/2021NANAHRSA-21-08293.211Whitney Wiggins wwiggins@hrsa.gov(301) 443-4966https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=329771https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=329771https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=329771
The Rural Communities Opioid Response Program - Psychostimulant SupportHRSAFederalThe goal of this new effort is to strengthen and expand prevention, treatment, and recovery services for rural individuals who misuse psychostimulants, and to enhance their ability to access treatment and move towards recovery over a three-year project timeline.Eligible applicants include all domestic public or private, non-profit or for-profit entities, including faith-based and community-based organizations, and federally-recognized tribes and tribal organizations. The applicant organization may be located in an urban or rural area and should have the staffing and infrastructure necessary to oversee program activities, serve as the fiscal agent for the award, and ensure that local control for the award is vested in the targeted rural communities. $7,500,000.0015$500,000.0031/11/202104/12/2021NANAHRSA-21-09193.912Kim Nesbittruralopioidresponse@HRSA.gov(301) 443-4271https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=328944https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=328944https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=328944
P4 Challenge: Innovations in Pediatric Primary Care to Improve Child HealthHRSAFederal Vaccinations and well-child visits help prevent outbreaks of childhood diseases. Recent CDC data show that fewer children got vaccines on time this year compared to last year because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The P4 Challenge invites applicants to propose and implement innovative approaches to increase access to and utilization of well-child visits and/or immunizations services within primary care settings. Innovative approaches in Phase 1 should aim to increase a key pediatric health performance measure such as: Number of well-child visits (number of visits/number of children in the target population) Well-child visit disparities (comparing measures across two or more subpopulations) Doses administered of specific vaccines; coverage of the primary pediatric vaccination series (for example, number of MMR vaccines given/number of children 12-18 months in the target population) Disparities within the community on a specific immunization metric (comparing measure across two or more subpopulations) In Phase 1 of the P4 Challenge, up to 50 applicants will receive $10,000 to deploy the proposed approach in Phase 2.To be eligible to win a prize under the P4 Challenge, an individual or entity: Must be submitting on behalf of or in partnership with a primary care provider who delivers health services to children. We encourage partnerships with community partners. Additionally, applicants: Shall have complied with all the requirements under this section. In the case of a private entity, shall be incorporated and maintain a primary place of business in the United States and in the case of an individual, whether participating singly or in a group, shall be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States. May not be a federal entity or federal employee acting within the scope of their employment. Shall not be an HHS employee working on their applications or submissions during assigned duty hours. May not be employees of HRSA or any other company, organization, or individual involved with the design, production, execution, judging, or distribution of the Challenge and their immediate family (spouse, parents and step-parents, siblings and step-siblings, and children and step-children) and household members (people who share the same residence at least three (3) months out of the year). Federal grantees may not use federal funds to develop COMPETES Act Challenge applications unless consistent with the purpose of their grant award. Federal contractors may not use federal funds from a contract to develop COMPETES Act Challenge applications or to fund efforts in support of a COMPETES Act Challenge submission. An individual or entity shall not be deemed ineligible because the individual or entity used federal facilities or consulted with federal employees during a competition if the facilities and employees are made equitably available to all individuals and entities participating in the competition. Entrants must agree to assume any and all risks and waive claims against the Federal Government and its related entities, except in the case of willful misconduct, for any injury, death, damage, or loss of property, revenue, or profits, whether direct, indirect, or consequential, arising from participation in this prize contest, whether the injury, death, damage, or loss arises through negligence or otherwise. Entrants must also agree to indemnify the Federal Government against third-party claims for damages arising from or related to competition activities The government will not select as a winner an individual who is currently on the Excluded Parties List.$1,000,000Phase I Winners: Up to 50; Phase II Winners: Up to 20Phase I Winner Prize Amount: $10,000; Phase I Winner Prize Amount: $25,000101/07/2021Phase I: 03/15/2021; Phase II: April 2021Phase I: April 2021; Phase II: October 2021NANANAhttps://mchb.hrsa.gov/p4challengehttps://mchb.hrsa.gov/p4challengehttps://mchb.hrsa.gov/p4challengehttps://mchb.hrsa.gov/p4challengehttps://mchb.hrsa.gov/p4challengehttps://mchb.hrsa.gov/p4challenge
Primary Care Training and Enhancement-Community Prevention and Maternal Health (PCTE-CPMH)HRSAFederal The purpose of this program is to train primary care physicians in maternal health care clinical services or population health in order to improve maternal health outcomes. The program will increase the number of primary care physicians trained in public health and general preventive medicine, or trained in enhanced obstetrical care to increase maternal health care expertise and the number of primary care physicians trained in enhanced obstetric care in rural and/or underserved areas. There are two training tracks: Primary Care Community Prevention Track and Primary Care Obstetrics Track. Both tracks train primary care physicians in different aspects of maternal health care.Eligible entities for the PCTE-CPMH program are an accredited public or nonprofit private hospital, school of medicine or osteopathic medicine, academically affiliated physician assistant training program, or a public or private nonprofit entity which the Secretary has determined is capable of carrying out such a grant. Faith-based and community-based organizations are eligible to apply for these funds if otherwise eligible. Tribes and tribal organizations may apply for these funds, if otherwise eligible.$15.8 Million26Up to $600,000.00512/14/202002/22/202107/01/202106/30/2026HRSA-21-01493.884Irene Sandvold isandvold@hrsa.gov(301) 443-2295https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/search-grants.html?keywords=HRSA-21-014&utm_campaign=NOFO%3A+PCTE-Community+Prevention+and+Maternal+Health&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdeliveryhttps://www.grants.gov/web/grants/search-grants.html?keywords=HRSA-21-014&utm_campaign=NOFO%3A+PCTE-Community+Prevention+and+Maternal+Health&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdeliveryhttps://www.grants.gov/web/grants/search-grants.html?keywords=HRSA-21-014&utm_campaign=NOFO%3A+PCTE-Community+Prevention+and+Maternal+Health&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery
Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training (BHWET) Program for ProfessionalsHRSAFederal The purpose of this program is to develop and expand experiential training opportunities to improve the distribution and supply of the behavioral health workforce. The Program emphasizes relationships with community-based partners to increase access to quality behavioral health services for populations across the lifespan in high need and high demand areas. A special focus is placed on the knowledge and understanding of children, adolescents, and transitional-aged youth at risk for behavioral health disorders.Institutions of higher education or professional training programs that focus on mental health Doctoral, internship, and postdoctoral programs of health service psychology Master’s and doctoral degree programs of social work$44,200,000.0092$400,000.00412/03/202001/21/202107/01/202106/30/2025HRSA-21-08993.732Isabel NietoBHWET@hrsa.gov(301) 443-2351https://www.hrsa.gov/grants/find-funding/hrsa-21-089?utm_campaign=Grant+Opportunity+for+Behavioral+Health+Workforce+Training&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdeliveryhttps://www.hrsa.gov/grants/find-funding/hrsa-21-089?utm_campaign=Grant+Opportunity+for+Behavioral+Health+Workforce+Training&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdeliveryhttps://www.hrsa.gov/grants/find-funding/hrsa-21-089?utm_campaign=Grant+Opportunity+for+Behavioral+Health+Workforce+Training&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery
Indian Health Service Community Opioid Intervention Pilot ProjectsIndian Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human ServicesFederal The Community Opioid Intervention Pilot Projects program provides grants to develop and expand education and awareness of prevention, treatment, and/or recovery activities for opioid misuse and opioid use disorder in American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities. Projects will be required to address the program objectives: Increase public awareness and education about culturally-appropriate and family-centered opioid prevention, treatment, and recovery practices and programs in AI/AN communities Create comprehensive support teams to strengthen and empower AI/AN families in addressing the opioid crisis in Tribal and Urban Indian communities Reduce unmet treatment needs and opioid overdose related deaths through the use of medication-assisted treatment (MAT)Eligible applicants include: Federally recognized tribes Alaska Native villages Alaska group, regional, and village corporations Tribal organizations Urban Indian organizations$16,500,00033$500,000 per year312/15/2020Paul E Gettys301-443-2114https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=329460https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=329460https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=329460
Rural Health Care Services Outreach Program (Outreach)HRSAFederalThe Outreach Program administered by HRSA’s FORHP focuses on expanding the delivery of health care services to include new and enhanced services exclusively in rural communities. Applicants are required to deliver health care services through a consortium of at least three organizations, use an evidence-based or promising practice model to inform their approach, and demonstrate health outcomes and sustainability by the end of the four-year performance period.The eligibility criteria for this program has changed and now includes all domestic public and private, nonprofit and for-profit entities with demonstrated experience serving, or the capacity to serve, rural underserved populations. Urban-based organizations applying as the lead applicant should ensure there is a high degree of rural control in the project. The applicant organization must represent a network that includes at least three or more health care provider organizations and, at least 66% (or two-thirds) of consortium members must be located in a HRSA-designated rural area.$12,700,00060$250,00019-29-202012-01-2020HRSA-21-02793.912Alex Oforiruraloutreachprogram@hrsa.gov(301) 945-3986https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=326599
Rural Health Network Development Planning ProgramHRSAFederalSuccessful Network Planning award recipients will receive up to $100,000 for a one-year period of performance to promote the development of integrated health care networks in order to (i) achieve efficiencies; (ii) expand access to, coordinate, and improve the quality of basic health care services; and (iii) strengthen the rural health care system as a whole. This program brings together key parts of a rural health care delivery system, particularly those entities that may not have collaborated in the past, to work together to establish or improve local capacity and coordination of care.Eligible applicants shall be domestic public or private, non-profit or for-profit entities, including faith-based, community-based, tribes and tribal organizations. The applicant organization may be located in a rural or urban area, but must have demonstrated experience serving, or the capacity to serve, rural underserved populations. Urban applicants should describe how they will ensure a high degree of local rural control in the project. Applicants should list the rural areas (counties) that will be served.$2,000,000.0020$100,000.0018-18-202011-16-2020N/AN/AHRSA-21-02193.912Jillian CauseyJCausey@hrsa.gov(301) 443-1493https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=326598
National Research Service Award (NRSA)HRSAFederal This funding opportunity will allow eligible institutions to train and provide support to postdoctoral health care professionals who are planning to pursue careers in biomedical and behavioral health research related to primary care. Grantees will train researchers to study issues facing the primary care workforce across the nation.Programs that received funds between 2011 through 2020 under sections 747, 736, or 739 of the Public Health Service (PHS) Act. Faith-based and community-based organizations if otherwise eligible. Tribes and Tribal organizations if otherwise eligible. $7,800,000.0015$500,000.00509-17-202011-09-202007-01-202106-30-2026HRSA-21-01393.186Svetlana Cicale, MA, MPHscicale@hrsa.gov(301) 443-7271https://www.hrsa.gov/grants/find-funding/hrsa-21-013?utm_campaign=NOFO%3A+Ruth+L.+Kirschstein+National+Research+Service+Award+Instit&utm_medium+=email&utm_source=govdelivery
Rural Health Network Development Planning (Network Planning) ProgramHRSAFederalRural Health Network Development Planning (Network Planning) ProgramThe eligibility criteria for this program has been reauthorized to include all domestic public and private, nonprofit and for-profit entities with demonstrated experience serving, or the capacity to serve, rural underserved populations. Urban-based organizations applying as the lead applicant should ensure there is a high degree of rural control in the project. The applicant organization must represent a network that includes at least three or more health care provider organizations and, at least 66% (or two-thirds) of network members must be located in a HRSA-designated rural area.$2,000,00020$100,000NA 8-18-202011-16-2020NANAHRSA-21-02193.912 Jillian CauseyJCausey@hrsa.gov(301) 443-1493https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/search-grants.html?keywords=hrsa-21-021
Integrating Behavioral Health and Oral Health Learning CollaborativeNational Network for Oral Health Access (NNOHN) & HRSAFederal The National Network for Oral Health Access (NNOHA) is seeking interested health centers to participate in a virtual Learning Collaborative on Integrating Behavioral Health and Oral Health (IBOH) funded through NNOHA’s cooperative agreement with the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). The Learning Collaborative will take place from September 2020 to December 2020. This learning collaborative will be 100% virtual. The goal of the IBOH Learning Collaborative is to improve the overall health of health center patients by utilizing the User’s Guide for Implementation of Interprofessional Oral Health Core Clinical Competencies as a framework for implementing behavioral health screenings such as the PDQ-9 or PHQ-2 in the dental clinic.NNOHA seeks responses from HRSA health center grantees. At a minimum, applying health centers should meet the following criteria: Provide behavioral health services within the health center system. Utilize and produce health outcome measurement reports from a fully implemented electronic medical record (EMR) and an electronic dental record (EDR).NANANA1 7-31-20208-14-20209-18-202012-18-2020NANACandace Owen candace@nnoha.orghttp://www.nnoha.org/nnoha-content/uploads/2020/07/IOHBH-Application-2020_Final.pdf
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Mass Media Grant Utah COVID-19 Unified Command StateUp to $250,000 for campaigns to reach broad audiences in Utah with persuasive health guidance consistent with Utah Leads Together. Requires a 1:1 Match. (50% State of Utah/CARES - this grant, 50% Applicant Organization)Any organization can apply. Preference will be given to Utah-based organizations with a demonstrated ability to reach their target audiences through established relationships and channels.NANAUp to $250,000.00NA07-23-2020View Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkYou must create a portal in order to continue with the application https://utahdcc.secure.force.com/dhaYou must create a portal in order to continue with the application https://utahdcc.secure.force.com/dhaYou must create a portal in order to continue with the application https://utahdcc.secure.force.com/dha
Targeted Audience GrantUtah COVID-19 Unified Command State Up to $75,000 for campaigns to reach targeted audiences in Utah with persuasive health guidance consistent with Utah Leads Together and UDOH Guidelines (the number of awards could increase if full amount $75,000 is not awarded). Preference given to campaigns targeted to high-risk populations and their caretakers, multicultural communities, and geographic areas of concern (as defined by above average rates of COVID-19 infection). Existing and established channels or methods of communication are encouraged for grassroots communication. Requires a 4:1 Match. (80% State of Utah/CARES - this grant, 20% Applicant Organization)Any organization can apply. Preference will be given to Utah-based organizations with a demonstrated ability to reach their target audiences through established relationships and channels.NANAUp to $75,000.00View Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkView Bottom LinkYou must create a portal in order to continue with the application https://utahdcc.secure.force.com/dhaYou must create a portal in order to continue with the application https://utahdcc.secure.force.com/dhaYou must create a portal in order to continue with the application https://utahdcc.secure.force.com/dha
Social Media GrantUtah COVID-19 Unified Command State Up to $50,000 for social media campaigns intended to reach Utahans with persuasive health guidance consistent with Utah Leads Together and UDOH Guidelines. Preference given to campaigns targeted to high-risk populations and their caretakers, multicultural communities, and geographic areas of concern (as defined by above average rates of COVID-19 infection) and leveraging existing, established communications channels over creating new channels. Requires a 4:1 Match. (80% State of Utah/CARES - this grant, 20% Applicant Organization)Any organization can apply. Preference will be given to Utah-based organizations with a demonstrated ability to reach their target audiences through established relationships and channelsNANA Up to $50,000.00View Bottom Link View Bottom Link View Bottom Link View Bottom Link View Bottom Link View Bottom Link View Bottom Link View Bottom Link View Bottom Link View Bottom Link You must create a portal in order to continue with the application https://utahdcc.secure.force.com/dhaYou must create a portal in order to continue with the application https://utahdcc.secure.force.com/dhaYou must create a portal in order to continue with the application https://utahdcc.secure.force.com/dha
Distance Learning and TeleMedicine GrantUSDAFederalThe Distance Learning and Telemedicine program helps rural communities use the unique capabilities of telecommunications to connect to each other and to the world, overcoming the effects of remoteness and low population density. For example, this program can link teachers and medical service providers in one area to students and patients in another. To learn more about recently funded DLT projects, Rural Development has developed a map of recently funded DLT projects All upcoming events will be posted on the events program tab.Grant funds may be used for: Acquisition of eligible capital assets, such as: Broadband transmission facilities Audio, video and interactive video equipment Terminal and data terminal equipment Computer hardware, network components and software Inside wiring and similar infrastructure that further DLT services Acquisition of instructional programming that is a capital asset Acquisition of technical assistance and instruction for using eligible equipment.For both programs, eligible applicants include most entities that provide education or health care through telecommunications, including: Most State and local governmental entities Federally-recognized Tribes Non-profits For-profit businesses Consortia of eligible entities DLT 100% grant applications are accepted through a competitive process.View Bottom Website LinkView Bottom Website LinkView Bottom Website LinkView Bottom Website LinkView Bottom Website LinkView Bottom Website LinkView Bottom Website LinkView Bottom Website Linkhttps://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?SID=1b220c21564be955f508f59fe51523e8&mc=true&node=pt7.11.1734&rgn=div5https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/distance-learning-telemedicine-grants
Community Facilities Direct Loan & Grant Program USDA Federal Grant This program provides affordable funding to develop essential community facilities in rural areas. An essential community facility is defined as a facility that provides an essential service to the local community for the orderly development of the community in a primarily rural area, and does not include private, commercial or business undertakings. Funds can be used to purchase, construct, and / or improve essential community facilities, purchase equipment and pay related project expenses. Examples of essential community facilities include: Health care facilities such as hospitals, medical clinics, dental clinics, nursing homes or assisted living facilities Public facilities such as town halls, courthouses, airport hangars or street improvements Community support services such as child care centers, community centers, fairgrounds or transitional housing Public safety services such as fire departments, police stations, prisons, police vehicles, fire trucks, public works vehicles or equipment Educational services such as museums, libraries or private schools Utility services such as telemedicine or distance learning equipment Local food systems such as community gardens, food pantries, community kitchens, food banks, food hubs or greenhousesEligible borrowers include: Public bodies; Community-based non-profit corporations; Federally-recognized Tribes. Rural areas including cities, villages, townships and towns including Federally Recognized Tribal Lands with no more than 20,000 residents according to the latest U.S. Census Data are eligible for this program.Dependent on Loan or Grant needs. Dependent on Loan or Grant needs. Dependent on Loan or Grant needs. Dependent on Loan or Grant needs. Dependent on Loan or Grant needs. Randy Parker(801) 524-4320Direct Loan Information:
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