Technical Assistance and Training (TAT) Grant Program FY16

Incentive Type:Grant Program
Infrastructure, Technology, Research
Eligible Sector:
Financial Incentive
Time Period:
FY 2015
Governing Body:Department of Agriculture Utilities Programs
What’s it worth?:Not mentioned

The Technical Assistance and Training Grant Programs FY16 are aimed to fund nonprofit organizations expenses associated with technical assistance and/or training (TAT) for:

  • Identification and evaluation of water problem solutions for

– Source
– Storage
– Treatment
– Disruption

  • Identification and evaluation of waste disposal problems for

– Collection
– Treatment
– Disposal

  • Application preparation for RUS
  • Provide training to improve water and waste disposal

– Management
– Operation
– Maintenance

Eligible participants are nonprofit organizations that:

  • Have a proven technical assistance or training

– Ability
– Background
– Experience
– National, regional, or state capacity
– Is located in a rural area

Grant terms are covered over one year; however applicants are required to submit applicant contributions before grant funds are released. Applications may be mailed in through the U.S. Postal Service or electronically submitted on the website. Complete applications include:

  • Standard application forms

– Standard Form 424
– Standard Form 424A
– Standard Form 424B
– Standard Form LLL
– Form RD 400-1
– Form RD 400-4
– Form AD 1047
– Form AD 1048
– Form AD1049

  • Proposal narrative
  • Work plan
  • Budget
  • Evidence of authority and existence
  • List of directors and officers
  • Other information specified by RD

All applications must be submitted before the deadline to be considered for funding.