What does this program do?
The primary objective of the Socially Disadvantaged Groups Grant program is to provide technical assistance to socially-disadvantaged groups through cooperatives and Cooperative Development Centers. Each fiscal year, applications are requested through a Notice published in the Federal Register and an announcement posted on Grants.gov.
Total Funding: $3,000,000 Maximum Grant Amount: $175,000
Application deadlines: August 10, 2020, Electronic Applications ONLY
Matching Funds Requirement: None
Who may apply for this program?
Cooperatives and Cooperative Development Centers are eligible. How may funds be used?Grants must be used to provide technical assistance to socially-disadvantaged groups in rural areas. Examples of technical assistance are: