Funding Agency

EDA - FY2020 Public Works and Economic Adjustment Assistance Programs


Funding Agency

U.S. Dept. of Commerce - Economic Development Administration (EDA)


Federal Agency

Economic Development Administration (EDA)

Agency Overview

EDA provides economic development grants that help communities and regions develop or improve assets so that businesses can successfully form, grow, and innovate.

Program Name

EDA - FY2020 Public Works and Economic Adjustment Assistance Programs


Program Overview

EDA’s Public Works and Economic Adjustment Assistance (EAA) programs provide economically distressed communities and regions with comprehensive and flexible resources to address a wide variety of economic needs. Projects funded by these programs will support work in Opportunity Zones and will create and retain jobs, increase private investment, advance innovation, enhance the manufacturing capacities of regions, provide workforce development opportunities, and grow ecosystems that attract foreign direct investment.

Through the PWEAA NOFO, EDA solicits applicatons from applicants in order to provide revolving loan fund projects under EDA’s Public Works program and EAA programs (which includes Assistance to Coal Communities).

Agency Contact

Please contact your local economic development representative (based on the location of the proposed project) at https://www.eda.gov/contact/

Program Purpose
  • Planning (e.g., feasibility)
  • Broadband Infrastructure (e.g., construction)
  • Broadband Adoption
  • Digital Skills Training
  • Smart Cities
  • Other
Eligible Recipients
  • Libraries
  • Higher Education Institutions
  • State and Local Governments
  • Tribal Entities
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Rural Recipients
  • Other

Agency Contact

Please contact your local economic development representative (based on the location of the proposed project) at https://www.eda.gov/contact/

FY2020 Funding Amount

$200.5 Million

Brief Program Description

EDA’s Public Works and Economic Adjustment Assistance (EAA) programs provide economically distressed communities and regions with comprehensive and flexible resources to address a wide variety of economic needs.

Agency
  • Economic Development Administration

Funding Name EDA - FY2020 Public Works and Economic Adjustment Assistance Programs

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EDA