Rep. Weaver Highlights Rural eConnectivity Program on #NOFOFriday

Today’s #NOFOFriday Highlights the Rural eConnectivity Program. The goal of this program is to provide loans, grants, and loan/grant combinations to facilitate broadband deployment in rural areas. In facilitating the expansion of broadband services and infrastructure, the program will fuel long-term economic development and opportunities in rural America.

The awarding agency is the Department of Agriculture, and the award amount ranges from $100,000 to $25,000,000. Eligible applicants include, but are not limited to, government organizations, educational institutions, non-profits, and for-profit businesses.

If you or someone you know has any interest in this particular program, or if you would like information on other available grants, programs, or the process involved, please do not hesitate to reach out to my office at my website here or call (309) 204-6514.