Socially Disadvantaged Groups Grant

Type: 
Funding
Grant Deadline: 
07/24/2018
Organization: 
Department of Agriculture, Business and Cooperative Programs
Description: 

Funding Opportunity #: RDBCP-SDGG-2018. The Rural Business-Cooperative Service announces the availability of $3,000,000 in competitive grant funds for the FY 2018 Socially-Disadvantaged Groups Grant (SDGG) program. The purpose of this program is to provide technical assistance to Socially-Disadvantaged Groups in rural areas. Eligible applicants include Cooperatives, Groups of Cooperatives, and Cooperative Development Centers. This program supports Rural Development’s (RD) mission of improving the quality of life for rural Americans and commitment to directing resources to those who most need them.

Category: 
socially disadvantaged groups, rural, development, technical assistance
Funding Amount: 
up to $175,000
Matching Funds: 
No

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Native American Tribal Governments (Federally Recognized) Cooperatives, Groups of Cooperatives, Cooperative Development Centers that serve socially disadvantaged groups