OTHER FUNDING SOURCES - FEDERAL GRANT PROGRAMS
|Community Facilities Grant Program|
|To assist in the development of essential community facilities in rural areas and towns of up to 20,000 in population. Grants are authorized on a graduated scale. Applicants located in small communities with low populations and low incomes will receive a higher percentage of grants. The Community Facilities Grant Program is typically used to fund projects under special initiatives, such as Native American community development efforts; child care centers linked with the Federal government's Welfare-to-Work initiative; Federally-designated Enterprise and Champion Communities, and the Northwest Economic Adjustment Initiative area. In most instances, projects that receive grant assistance have a high priority and are highly leveraged with other loan and grant awards.
Eligibility:Grant funding limitations are based on population and income, economic feasibility, and availability of funds. Deadline: When funds are exhausted.
Funding:Grant assistance may be available for up to 75 percent of project costs.