Friday, June 23, 2017

U.S. Economic Development Administration Offers Coal Communities Assistance Grants

The U.S. Economic Development Administration Friday announced it is accepting applications for $30 million in Community Assistance Grants for communities in coal mining areas.
The funds will be awarded on a competitive basis to assist communities severely impacted by the declining use of coal through activities and programs that support economic diversification, job creation, capital investment, workforce development and re-employment opportunities.
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.  Funds not obligated by October 1 may not be available for awarding.
June 27 Webinar
The EDA will hold a webinar on June 27 from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. on how to apply for  Community Assistance Grants.  Click Here to register.
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