Rural Utilities Service Federal Grants

Showing results 1-23 of 23 for Rural Utilities Service federal grants, government grants and loans. For detailed information on a Rural Utilities Service federal grant including eligibility requirements or financial assistance, click the title.


Powering Affordable Clean Energy (PACE) Program
The Powering Affordable Clean Energy (PACE) Program is intended to provide loans to qualified applicants to finance power generation projects for Renewable Energy Resource systems or Energy Storage Systems that support Renewable Energy Resource...

New Empowering Rural America (New ERA) Program
RUS will utilize the New ERA funds to assist eligible entities to achieve the greatest reduction in greenhouse gas emissions while advancing the long-term resiliency, reliability, and affordability of rural electric systems.

Rural eConnectivity Pilot Program
The ReConnect Program provides loans, grants, and loan/grant combination awards to facilitate broadband deployment in rural areas. An essential goal of the ReConnect Program is to expand broadband service to rural areas without sufficient access to...

Rural Energy Savings Program (RESP)
The Rural Energy Savings Program (RESP) provides loans to entities who provide energy efficiency services in rural areas that agree to make affordable loans to help Qualified consumers implement cost- effective, energy efficiency measures. This...

Part 1774 Special Evaluation Assistance for Rural Communities and Households (SEARCH)
To make predevelopment planning grants for feasibility studies, design assistance, and technical assistance to financially distressed communities in rural areas with populations of 2,500 or fewer inhabitants for water and waste disposal projects.

Rural Decentralized Water Systems Grant Program
To make grants to private, nonprofit organizations to finance the construction, refurbishing and servicing of individually-owned household water well and/or wastewater systems in rural areas for individuals with low or moderate income.

Grant Program to Establish a Fund for Financing Water and Wastewater Projects
To make grants to private, nonprofit organizations to establish a revolving loan fund to make small, short term loans for pre-development or small capital water or waste disposal projects.

Rural Broadband Access Loans and Loan Guarantees
To assure that people in eligible rural communities have access to broadband service comparable in reliability and quality to the rest of the Nation.

Community Connect Grant Program
To encourage community-oriented connectivity by providing grants to eligible applicants who will deploy broadband transmission service in rural communities where such service does not currently exist; who will connect all critical community...

Water and Waste Grants and Loans and Loan Guarantees (Section 306C)
Provide water and waste disposal facilities and services to low income rural communities whose residents face significant health risks.

Water and Waste Disposal Systems for Rural Communities
Provide loan and grant funds for water and waste projects serving the most financially needy communities. Financial assistance should result in reasonable user costs for rural residents, rural businesses, and other rural users.

Assistance to High Energy Cost Rural Communities
Assistance to rural communities with extremely high energy costs.

Distance Learning and Telemedicine Loans and Grants
To encourage and improve the use of telemedicine, telecommunications, computer networks, and related advanced technologies to provide educational and medical benefits through distance learning and telemedicine projects to people living in rural...

Emergency Community Water Assistance Grants
To help rural residents who have experienced a significant decline in quantity or quality of water, due to an emergency event (such as drought, earthquake, hurricane or tornado), to obtain adequate quantities of water that meet the standards of the...

Rural Electrification Loans and Loan Guarantees
To assure that people in eligible rural areas have access to electric services comparable in reliability and quality to the rest of the Nation and to assist borrowers in implementation of demand-side management, energy efficiency and conservation...

Rural Telecommunications Loans
To assure that people in eligible rural areas have access to telecommunications services comparable in reliability and quality to the rest of the Nation.

Denali Commission Grants and Loans
Grants and loans to the Denali Commission for the benefit of rural communities in Alaska with extremely high household energy costs exceeding 275 percent of the national average.

Solid Waste Management Grants
To reduce or eliminate pollution of water resources and improve planning and management of solid waste disposal facilities in rural areas.

Water and Waste Technical Assistance and Training Grants
Annual TAT - To identify and evaluate solutions to water and waste disposal problems in rural areas; to assist applicants in preparing applications made in accordance with 7 CFR 1780; to improve operation and maintenance of water and waste disposal...

Broadband Initiatives Program
The purpose of the Broadband Initiatives Program (BIP) to make loans and grants for the purpose of facilitating broadband deployment in rural areas.

Public Television Station Digital Transition Grant Program
As part of the nation's transition to digital television, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) required all television broadcasters to convert their transmitters to broadcast digital signals by June 12, 2009. The goal of this conversion was...

Rural Telephone Bank Loans
To provide supplemental financing to extend and improve telecommunications services in rural areas.

State Bulk Fuel Revolving Fund Grants
To provide grants to State entities for revolving funds to promote more cost-effective fuel purchases for communities where fuel cannot be shipped by surface transportation.


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