The details of the Distance Learning and Telemedicine grants were recently released in the Federal Register…
The Rural Utilities Service (RUS), an agency of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), herein referred to as RUS or the Agency, announces its Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) Grant Program application window for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018. The Agency is publishing the amount of funding received in the appropriations act on its website at https://www.rd.usda.gov/newsroom/
Expenses incurred in developing applications will be at the applicant’s risk.
In addition to announcing the application window, RUS announces the minimum and maximum amounts for DLT grants applicable for the fiscal year. The DLT Grant Program regulation can be found at 7 CFR part 1734,
subpart B. This DLT Grant Program regulation replaced the previous DLT Grant Program regulation, 7 CFR part
1703, subpart E, on December 27, 2017.