Unlock $20 Million in Funding for Rural Broadband Expansion with KLJ's Grant Writing Services

Unlock $20 Million in Funding for Rural Broadband Expansion with KLJ's Grant Writing Services

Great news for rural communities! The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently announced a $20 million grant program to promote high-speed internet in rural areas (population less than 20,000).

How Can the Funds Be Used?

The funds can be used to assist rural communities, new and existing cooperatives, consultants, and others in identifying resources and complete planning activities for eligible purposes including:

  • Construction planning and engineering
  • Facilitating community and stakeholder engagement
  • Feasibility and environmental studies
  • Identifying public and private financial resources

How to Obtain the Funds?

If you're interested in securing this grant, it's essential to work with a team that not only can assist with the grant opportunity but understands the infrastructure needs that could result once the grant is awarded. At KLJ Engineering, we have a team of skilled grant-writing experts who can assist with the application process from start to finish. We offer engineering, planning, and stakeholder engagement focused on telecommunications infrastructure to assist with your project. We ensure that your application aligns with the program's criteria and requirements and understand that obtaining grant funding can be overwhelming. However, with KLJ’s support, you can have peace of mind knowing that you have a partner who can help you maximize your chances of success.

The deadline to apply for the grant is June 20, 2023, so don't hesitate to contact us today. Whether you live, work, or support a rural community, we're here to help you expand high-speed internet access and make a difference in your area.

Our team of grant-writing experts has helped secure nearly $400 million for our clients in the last 10 years. Eligible applicants for this opportunity include:

  1. Federally recognized Tribes
  2. States, local governments
  3. Institutions of higher education
  4. Nonprofit organizations 
  5. For profit organizations
  6. Cooperatives or mutual organizations
  7. Corporations
  8. Limited Liability Companies or partnerships

Don't let this opportunity to expand high-speed internet access in your community slip away! For assistance with applying or additional information, contact your KLJ client manager or KLJ’s grant writing expert, Denae Johnson at denae.johnson@kljeng.com or 701-355-8426. 

Note: There is no match requirement for this grant funding!

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