USDA Reconnect Grant Workshop @ AREA -- September 4, 2019, beginning at 10:00 a.m.
On September 4th, AREA will host a workshop on the USDA Reconnect Grant program. The workshop will cover the below topics and experts from USDA will give a detailed explanation. This workshop will be beneficial for any company interested in pursuing a grant or loan and is intended for CEO’s, CFO’s and other employees that will be involved in the grant application.
- Administrative side of application
- Technical piece of the application
- How to simplify application from man hours spent perspective
- What is required and what they are submitting
- Working with state agencies
- Score sheet - how it works and documentation
- Reconnect piece is a small part of larger project
- Stand alone bids for the project as opposed to looking a percentage of the total project.
- Total project $100,000, reconnect piece is $20,000. Taking 20% of the bid or breaking out the reconnect piece in the same bid.
- Mapping tool and eligibility for grant
Registration for this event is now closed.