USDA Community Facility Grants - Ongoing
Post date: Feb 28, 2015 9:19:17 PM
Matching Requirement: Varies - as little as 25%
Eligibility: Grant funds can be used to construct, enlarge, or improve community facilities for health care, public safety, and community and public services. This can include the purchase of equipment required for a facility's operation. Projects will be selected based on a priority point system. Projects that will receive priority are those that:
1. Serve small communities - with the highest priority going to projects located in a community with a population of 5,000 or less.
2. Serve low-income communities with the highest priority going to projects serving communities with median household incomes below the higher of the poverty line or 60% of the State non-metropolitan median household income.
3. Provide healthcare, public safety, or public and community services.