2015 Regional Innovation Strategies (RIS) Program, Opportunities for Rural Communities Webinar on August 18
New to the program this year, up to $2.5 MM of the i6 competition funds will be awarded to rural organizations focused on expanding capabilities for entrepreneurs. Special considerations will be given to applicants prioritizing populations and communities that are underrepresented in innovation and entrepreneurship.
Join the RIS team August 18th at 2:30 pm EDT for an informational webinar about the program. This webinar will outline the parameters of each competition, discuss tips on the application process, and provide general guidance on ways to build a competitive proposal. After the formal presentation, OIE will open the session for Q&A.
Please submit any questions you have ahead of time via email to email@example.com, using the subject line, "Questions for Rural Webinar."
Date: Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Time: 2:30 p.m. EDT
Hosts: White House Rural Council, US Department of Agriculture, US Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
*** EDA is also hosting another general webinar with SSTI on Thursday, August 13 at 4 p.m. ET. REGISTER HERE