Innovation Matters: Funding Opportunities, Publications, Events and Learning

Innovation Matters - Feb 2018 - Issue 2

 Bi-weekly list of funding and learning opportunities in rural America.

Spotlight Opportunity

ReConnect Pilot Program 
USDA's Broadband ReConnect Program furnishes loans and grants to provide funds for the costs of construction, improvement, or acquisition of facilities and equipment needed to provide broadband service in eligible rural areas. Application Deadline: March 16, 2020

USDA is hosting webinars to help providers with their applications. To see an updated list of dates and locations, visit

In This Issue:

Funding Opportunities
   Rural Infrastructure
   Economic Development
Event Opportunities