- Granting Agency: USDA
- Appropriation Amount: $44,500,000, Award Range $50,000 – $1,000,000, 15% match
- Announcement Date: April 5, 2021
- Closing Date: June 4, 2021
Purpose: Helps rural communities acquire the technology and training necessary to connect educational and medical professionals with students, teachers, and patients in rural areas.
Equipment, Broadband facilities, computer hardware, instructional programming, and technical assistance
Eligible Applicants: State and local governments, Federally recognized Tribes, Nonprofit organizations, for-profit businesses, and Consortia of eligible entities