Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grants
ID: 352687Type: Posted
Overview

Buyer

Rural Utilities Service (USDA-RUS)

Award Range

$50K - $1M

Eligible Applicants

Small Businesses

Funding Category

Regional Development

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes
Timeline
  1. 1
    Forecast Posted Not available
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    Forecast Due Not available
  3. 3
    Posted Feb 29, 2024 12:00 AM
  4. 4
    Due Apr 29, 2024 12:00 AM
Description

The Rural Utilities Service is offering Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grants through a grant program authorized by 7 U.S.C. 950aaa. These grants aim to improve distance learning and telemedicine services in rural areas by providing financial assistance. The funds can be used for telecommunications-enabled information, audio and video equipment, and related advanced technologies. The grants are intended to increase rural access to education, training, and healthcare resources that are otherwise limited in scope. Small businesses are eligible to apply for these grants. The estimated total program funding is $60,000,000, with an expected number of 115 awards. The award ceiling is $1,000,000, and the award floor is $50,000. The close date for applications is April 29, 2024. For more information and to apply, visit the DLT Web Site at https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/distance-learning-telemedicine-grants.

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