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Rural Business Development Grant Program: Technical Assistance for Rural Transportation Systems

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 10.351
Sponsors
U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Rural Business-Cooperative Service, USDA Rural Development
Deadlines
May 14, 2020
Contact

Cindy Mason
202.690.1433
cindy.mason@wdc.usda.gov

Sami Zarour
202.720.9549
sami.zarour@wdc.usda.gov

Purpose

The Rural Business Development Grant Program offers funding to provide technical assistance and training to rural communities nationwide for the purpose of improving passenger transportation services and/or facilities.

Activities should include:

  • Provision of on-site technical assistance for tribal, local and regional governments, public transit agencies, and related nonprofit and for-profit organizations in rural areas
  • The development of training materials
  • Provision of training assistance for local officials and agencies in rural areas
Eligibility

Eligible applicants are organizations with experience in providing technical assistance and training to rural communities nationwide for the purpose of improving passenger transportation service or facilities.

Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

The allocated funds for fiscal year 2020 have yet to be determined.

Historically, 2 awards have been made with a project period of one year.

Application process

Application instructions are provided on the program website.

Tagged as
Community and economic development · Poverty · Transportation



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