USDA Distance Learning Telemedicine (DLT) Grant Program was Announced

*Provided by the USDA Rural Development

The Distance Learning and Telemedicine program helps rural communities use the unique capabilities of telecommunications to connect to each other and to the world, overcoming the effects of remoteness and low population density. For example, this program can link teachers and medical service providers in one area to students and patients in another.

Who may apply?

For both programs, eligible applicants include most entities that provide education or health care through telecommunications, including:

  • Most State and local governmental entities
  • Federally-recognized Tribes
  • Non-profits
  • For-profit businesses
  • Consortia of eligible entities

Deadline: April 10, 2020

For more information, click here

2020-02-12T13:12:17-08:00February 12th, 2020|CALED News, Econ Dev News|