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Funding for Energy Infrastructure in Rural Communities

Sep 30, 2023 at 11:08 pm by Amanda Lai

Image of powerlines with text that says "High Energy Cost Grant. Grant Deadline:  October 31st, 2023"

Grant Opportunity: The U.S. Department of Agriculture's High Energy Cost Grant program provides funding for rural retail or power providers to acquire or improve infrastructure that will lower overall energy costs for families and individuals in communities with high energy costs.
Eligibility: Eligible applicants include retail or power supply providers (including state and local governmental entities, federally-recognized Tribes and Tribal entities, non-profits, or for-profit businesses) serving rural communities with an annual average household energy cost exceeding 275 percent of the national average.
Grant Amount and Grant Period: Awards will range between $100,000 and $3,000,000 with a grant period of three years.
Application Deadline: October 31st, 2023
For more information: For more information and to apply, view the grant opportunity here.
Brockport Research Institute is a NYS-certified woman-owned business enterprise that provides grant-writing, evaluation, project management, and professional learning services.  If you or your organization are interested in this grant and want to know how Brockport Research Institute can help, please contact us at or 1585-431-3416. Brockport Research Institute is not affiliated with this grant program or the U.S. Department of Agriculture.