Business and Cooperatives
Rural Business Opportunity Grant Program
Provides grants for technical assistance for business development and to
conduct economic planning in rural areas. Funds may be used to develop
project feasibility studies, technical assistance, or for business and economic
development, planning and training.
- Eligible applicants include public bodies, non profits, federally
recognized Native American groups, and cooperatives.
Grant Terms and Conditions:
- Project must promote economic development that is sustainable over the
long term through local effort and leads to improvements in the quality of
economic activity in the community.
- Eligible areas include unincorporated rural areas, cities, and towns
with populations of less than 50,000.