Community Facilities Direct Loan and Grant Program

This program provides funding to develop essential community facilities in rural areas. An essential community facility is defined as a facility that provides an essential community service in primarily rural areas, and does not include private, commercial, or business undertakings.

Other Things to Know
Other Things to Know

Grants average between $40,000-$50,000. Grants are authorized on a graduated scale; applicants located in small communities with low populations and low incomes will receive a higher percentage of grants.

Loans are dependent on an applicant’s ability to repay and range from $50,000-$75 million.