- 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
April 24, 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|
Request for proposals can be found here.