ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ADMINISTRATION (EDA) TO FACILITATE FREE GRANTWRITING WORKSHOP FOCUSING ON DISASTER RECOVERY FUNDING
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
CARD Community Center, 545 Vallombrosa Avenue, Chico, California
FREE to attend / Pre-registration required at www.regonline.com/edaworkshop
The Economic Development Administration (EDA) has published the FY19 Disaster Supplemental Notice of Funding Opportunity making $587 million available to eligible grantees serving communities with a Presidentially declared major disaster in 2018, and Floods and Tornadoes in 2019. EDA disaster grants will be made by regional offices under the Economic Adjustment Assistance (EAA) program, and funds can be awarded to assist a wide variety of activities related to disaster recovery, including economic recovery strategic planning grants, and public works construction assistance.
Join us for a hands-on workshop led by EDA to learn more about these grant opportunities and the submission process.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY?
- District Organization of an EDA-designated Economic Development District;
- Indian Tribe or a consortia of Indian Tribes;
- State, county, city, or other political subdivision of a State, including a special purpose unit of a State or local government engaged in economic or infrastructure development activities, or a consortia of political subdivisions;
- Institution of higher education or a consortia of institutions of higher education; or
- Public or private non-profit organization or association acting in cooperation with officials of a political subdivision of a State.
**EDA is not authorized to provide EAA grants to individuals or for-profit entities. Requests from such entities will not be considered for funding.
About EDA: EDA has a long history of successfully supporting disaster recovery and resiliency efforts. The agency’s role in disaster recovery is to facilitate the timely and effective delivery of Federal economic development assistance to support long-term community economic recovery planning and project implementation, redevelopment and resiliency.
Questions? Call Alice Patterson at 530-518-3527 or email firstname.lastname@example.org