Educational funding resources for public and private institutions can he found here.

 Description: Bolsters the availability of private credit by guaranteeing loans for rural businesses. This program improves the economic health of rural communities by increasing access to business capital.

Eligibility: Agricultural Producers, For-Profit Organizations, Local Government & Authority, Nonprofit Organizations, Public/Private Institutions of Higher Education, State.

Closing Date: None Listed.

Description: The Transitional Living Program (TLP) for Older Homeless Youth supports projects that provide long-term residential services to homeless youth. Young people must be between the ages of 16 and 22 to enter the program.

Eligibility: Local Government & Authority, Nonprofit Organizations, Public/Indian Housing Authorities,  Public/Private Institutions of Education K-12, Public/Private Institutions of Higher Education, State, Territory, Tribe.

Closing Date: None Listed

Description: EDA is excited to announce the FY 2020 Scaling Pandemic Resilience Through Innovation and Technology (SPRINT) Challenge. EDA is seeking applications from eligible organizations working to rapidly address the economic, health, and safety risks caused by the coronavirus pandemic through entrepreneurship and innovation. This national competition is designed to support the development, creation, or expansion of the programs that accelerate technology-based economic development in pursuit of vibrant, innovative economies and economic growth, and respond to the challenges caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Funds should be used to support one or more of the following activities:

  • Scaling biotechnology, health security, and supply chain technologies to market;
  • Increasing regional, national, and government connectivity to support commercialization and entrepreneurship;
  • Developing new and unique investment capital models to address the financial needs of entrepreneurs;
  • Developing and scaling entrepreneurship support models to address the virtual and remote work environment of the pandemic.

Eligibility: State, County, Cities, Indian Tribe(s), or other political subdivisions of a state, Public or Private Non-profit organization or association, Institutes of Higher Education, EDA-authorized Economic Development District.

Closing Date: December 3, 2020 at 11:59 PM EST