Community Connect Grant

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
USDA
Description: 

Deadline to Apply, April 15, 2019. Deadline for 2020 Unknown. This program helps fund broadband deployment into rural communities where it is not yet economically viable for private sector providers to deliver service. The Community Connect program helps rural communities extend access where broadband service is least likely to be commercially available, but where it can make a tremendous difference in the quality of life for people and businesses. The projects funded by these grants help rural residents tap into the enormous potential of the Internet for jobs, education, healthcare, public safety and community development

Category: 
development, economy, rural communities,
Funding Amount: 
Unknown
Matching Funds: 
15% Match funds required for non-Federal organizations

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Most State and local governments Federally-recognized Tribes Non-profits For-profit corporations
Contact Information: 
Email us at community.connect@wdc.usda.gov Call the Loan Origination and Approval Division at 202-720-0800