Tennessee Arts Commission – Creative Placemaking Grant

FY18 Creative Placemaking Grant Deadline Extended To March 17 The FY2018 Creative Placemaking Grant deadline is extended until March 17, 2017, to encourage proposals from rural counties. The Tennessee Arts Commission is accepting Creative Placemaking Grant applications from local government or regional quasi-governmental entities (development district, human resource agency, etc.) or nonprofit organizations from any...

TNECD- Asset Based Planning Grant

Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD) are now accepting grant applications for the Asset Based Planning Grant. The program is to address strategic short-term goals that impact key economic issues of distressed counties in the state of Tennessee. Eligible communities who participated in the TNECD asset-based planning exercise with the University of Tennessee Institute for...

DRA announces State Economic Development Assistance Program (SEDAP)

The Delta Regional Authority has opened the State Economic Development Assistance Program (SEDAP) for 2017. SEDAP is an investment tool to support and enhance regional economic impact in the Delta region through workforce, small business, and infrastructure. State and local governments, public bodies, and nonprofit entities are eligible to apply. Communities and organizations interested in...

TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF TOURIST DEVELOPMENT FY 2016-2017 Waterways Accessibility for Tennessee Recreation (WATR) Grant

TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF TOURIST DEVELOPMENT   FY 2016-2017 Waterways Accessibility for Tennessee Recreation (WATR) Grant Application Applications Due by: 4 p.m. CST, Friday February 3, 2017   General Eligibility Requirement: This grant program is not available to state/municipal owned marinas. Applicants must be current on all state and local taxes, and all fees due for water...

Memphis Area Association of Governments and Tennessee Department of Tourist Development, Rural Tourism Marketing Co-op

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                             CONTACT: Jasmine Champion September 30, 2016                                ...

Tennessee Environment & Conservation: Grants for the Purchase of Used Oil Collection Equipment for Fiscal Year 2017

Grants for the Purchase of Used Oil Collection Equipment for Fiscal Year 2017 Application  Purpose of the Used Oil Grant: The purpose of the Used Oil Grant is to reduce the amount of improperly disposed used oil by providing incentives to increase the number of collection facilities for used oil generated by do-it-yourselfers. T.C.A. §68-211-1005...

Tennessee Department of Environment & Conservation: Grants for the Purchase of Recycling Equipment for Fiscal Year 2017

Grants for the Purchase of Recycling Equipment for Fiscal Year 2017 Application  Purpose of the Grant The Recycling Equipment Grant supports the implementation of 2015-2025 Solid Waste and Materials Management Plan objectives (www.tennessee.gov/environment/topic/sw-2015-2025-solid-waste-and-materials-management-plan). It is the Department’s intent with this grant to support efforts of local governments toward achieving their waste reduction and recycling goals....

Creative Communities Grant

Spurring Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Your Own Backyard! The Creative Communities Initiative was created to connect rural and underserved popula- tions with entrepreneurial education, tools and resources. The initiative invites existing orga- nizations and groups to apply for funding to cover program costs in a variety categories that will help foster entrepreneurship. We intend to...

2016 Tourism Enhancement Grant

Tourism is one of the largest industries and most important economic drivers in Tennessee. This grant was developed to provide local tourism asset infrastructure resources with the goal of enhancing and improving the tourism economic impact in Tennessee counties. Tourism Grant Application Grant at a glance: Up to $50,000 grant, with a match requirement Project...

Rural Planning Organization (RPO) Multimodal Access Fund Grant

TN Department of Transportation (TDOT) Due November 30, 2015