Request for Proposals
Read the full Request for Proposals for details on the program and application.
The CIRD program offers rural communities the following:
- An annual competitive opportunity to host an intensive, two-and-a-half day community workshop, supported through a $7,000 cash award and in-kind technical assistance and design expertise valued at $35,000;
- Informational conference calls and webinars on key design and planning topics for rural communities that are open and freely available to communities nationwide; and
- Web-based access to a wide range of rural design resources.
CIRD will select as many as four communities to host CIRD workshops in the fall of 2014 and the first quarter of 2015.
|RFP Issued||March 11, 2014|
April 2, 2014 3PM EDT
|Applications Due||May 6, 2014 9PM EDT|
|Finalists Notified||Early June 2014|
|Phone Interview with Finalists||Early June 2014|
|Host Communities Notified||Mid June 2014|
|Public Announcement||Late June 2014|
Once your application has been received you will be added to the CIRD email list. You will receive program news, updates on the selection process, and information about the conference calls, webinars, and other resources. You are free to unsubscribe at any time.