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Heartland Center for Leadership Development
The Heartland Center for Leadership Development is a non-profit organization based in Lincoln, Nebraska that provides information and assistance to rural communities regarding collaboration, leadership development, and strategic planning.
|Resource Type:||information source, technical assistance, training|
|Subtopic:||community & capacity development, place making & destination development, Community Building,|
|Tags:||community development, leadership, rural community, strategic planning|
Idaho Transportation Department: Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP)
The purpose of the Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP), formerly known as Community Choices for Idaho, is to provide for a variety of alternative transportation projects to address the needs of non-motorized users and to advance the Idaho Transportation Department's (ITD) strategic goals of Mobility, Safety and Economic Opportunity while maximizing the use of federal funds. The program will provide an annual mechanism to solicit locally identified projects and leverage potential federal funding opportunities for sponsored projects.
|Resource Type:||information source, funding resource, technical assistance|
|Subtopic:||transportation, active transportation & recreation, planning, community & public health, infrastructure & communications, rural community issues & solutions, urban issues & solutions, access & mobility, Special Populations, Community Building, Land Use Planning & Housing, Local Government & Services, Recreation & Health, Issues & Opportunities,|
|Tags:||transportation, transportation planning, walkable community, bikeable community, bicycle infrastructure, bicycle master plan, bicycle-friendly community, walking, funding|
INL's Tech-based Economic Development Grants
Battelle Energy Alliance corporate funds provide grants for projects aimed at spurring technology-based economic development, entrepreneurship and innovation in the region. Priority is given to projects that focus on connecting industry partners, universities, start-ups and economic development organizations that drive job growth. Projects that complement the mission areas of the lab in nuclear energy, clean energy and national and homeland security are strongly encouraged.
INL works through existing groups to establish a strong climate for tech-based economic development. Available funds are leveraged by challenging other groups to match contributions for the start of tech-based projects. Examples of INL’s efforts include:
• Helping start-up companies develop business plans, providing strategic planning training, and offering highly-specialized technical assistance.
• Working with economic and technology development organizations to identify opportunities and resources.
• Providing services to tech-based incubators and science & technology parks.
Grant Request: INL’s Technology Based Economic Development donation process is conducted on an annual basis. Grant requests for fiscal year 2018 closed on October 15, 2017. You can now request a Technology Based Economic Development grant for fiscal year 2019 (Oct 1, 2018 – Sept. 30, 2019). Submission deadline is Oct. 15, 2018. Please note that the fillable PDF application file must be opened in Adobe Acrobat.
- 2019 INL Techbased Economic Development Grant Request Form (Download and Fill Out)
- 2019 INL Techbased Economic Development Grant Request Form (PDF)
See below for examples of prior year grant awards.
|Resource Type:||technical assistance|
|Subtopic:||business assistance, economic development, entrepreneurship & small business,|
|Tags:||technical assistance; technology development; job creation|
The Municipal Research & Services Center
The Municipal Research and Services Center provides articles, examples, and best practices related to community visioning.
|Resource Type:||information source, resource guide|
|Subtopic:||community & capacity development, planning, Community Building, Land Use Planning & Housing,|
|Tags:||planning, strategic planning, vision|