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Contact Us: ruraljobsaccelerator@wdc.usda.gov

 

Rural Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge Winners Announced

Press Release: August 1, 2012 - Obama Administration Announces $9 Million Investment in Rural Communities to Foster Job Creation and Innovation

Challenge Winners

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  • Alaska: Bristol Bay Jobs Accelerator Project, $405,023
  • Connecticut: New England Food Hub Cluster Initiative, $568,150
  • Illinois: Henry-Rural Rock Island-Mercer County Economic Development Consortium, $193,500
  • Kansas: Advanced Manufacturing Institute at Kansas State University, $715,000
  • Louisiana-Arkansas: I-20 Corridor Regional Accelerator, $964,134
  • Mississippi: Mississippi State University, $1,065,000
  • New Hampshire: Northern Tier Farm and Forest Jobs Accelerator, $708,750
  • North Carolina: WNC AgriVentures -- Cultivating Jobs and Innovation Project , $815,000
  • North Carolina: North Carolina Eastern Region Aerospace and Automotive Cluster Project, $715,000
  • South Carolina: South Carolina Alliance Rural Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge, $650,000
  • Virginia: Appalachian Spring – Using Asset-Based and Creative Economy Methods to Catalyze Rural Job Acceleration, $815,000
  • West Virginia: Southern West Virginia Rural Jobs Accelerator Partnership, $717,985
  • West Virginia: Value Chain Cluster Initiative, $815,000

What is the Rural Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge?

 

 

Last Modified:05/02/2013 
 
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