Appalachian Area Development: Regional MultiState Initiative

Agency NameAppalachian Regional Commission
Funding Amount$80,000,000.00
Bureau Name Appalachian Regional Commission
Funding Mechanism Grant, Cooperative Agreement
New? No
Funding Mechanism Grant, Cooperative Agreement

Funding Amount Notes

Period of Availability Available until expended
Recipients States and local governments, Non-Profits both with and without 501c3 status
Program Description Program will provide support for multi-State regional economic and community development projects throughout the Appalachian Regional Commission region through planning and implementation grants reviewed and awarded on a rolling basis.
Eligible Uses Eligible uses will support the Appalachian Regional Commission goals of Building Appalachian Businesses; Building Appalachia's Workforce Ecosystem; Building Appalachia's Infrastructure; Building Regional Culture and Tourism; and Building Community Leaders and Capacity.
sam.gov link https://sam.gov/fal/79b153c4f515bd8af6a3842c3f710cff/view
Statutory Location Division J, Title III
Federal Cost Share Requirement Maximum Appalachian Regional Commission share ranges from 30 percent-80 percent, depending on the county's level of economic distress. Appalachian Regional Commission participation can increase the allowable Federal share up to 100 percent in a grant