Market Development Cooperator Program 2016
ITA requests that eligible organizations submit proposals (applications) for the fiscal year (FY) 2016 competition for MDCP awards. ITA creates economic opportunity for U.S. workers and firms by promoting international trade and investment, strengthening industry competitiveness, and ensuring fair trade.
General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Agency: Department of Commerce
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Number of Awards Available
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Entities that fall within the following categories are generally found to be eligible to apply for an MDCP award: trade associations; state departments of trade and their regional associations; and non-profit industry organizations, including organizations such as World Trade Centers, centers for international trade development, and small business development centers. In cases where no entity described above represents the industry, private industry firms or groups of firms may be eligible to apply for an MDCP award. Such private industry firms or groups of firms must provide documentation in their eligibility determination request demonstrating that no entity in the first three categories listed below represents their industry.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program has cost sharing or matching requirements.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Mr. Brad Hess
Director, Market Development Cooperator Program
Industry & Analysis, ITA
U.S. Department of Commerce
1401 Constitution Avenue, N.W., Room 20023
Washington, D.C. 20230
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Awards range from $50,000.00 to $300,000.00