Internet Society Foundation – Research Grant Programme

Internet Society Foundation – Research Grant Programme

The Internet Society Foundation’s Research Grant Programme is intended for research that is applied and open, meaning the research seeks to answer a real-world question and should be openly published and made available to the scientific community at no cost. The Foundation supports research involving human or animal subjects when the project has been certified…

Public Entity Loan Program

Public Entity Loan Program

The Missouri Development Finance Board Public Entity Loan Program provides loans to local governments to finance general public infrastructure improvements and economic development projects. Loans are individually structured tax-exempt revenue bonds tailored to meet the needs of each public entity. The loans may be secured (sale/leaseback) or unsecured depending upon the credit strength of the…

Missouri Building Entrepreneurial Capacity (MOBEC)

Missouri Building Entrepreneurial Capacity (MOBEC)

To create more home-grown, high-tech companies, Missouri must support entrepreneurs and foster innovation.  It is for this reason that the Missouri Building Entrepreneurial Capacity program (MOBEC) is a cornerstone of MTC’s investment strategy. Through the MOBEC grant program, MTC makes strategic investments that expand the support system for entrepreneurs that are commercializing new technologies or that…

Missouri Infrastructure Development Opportunities Commission Program (MIDOC)

Missouri Infrastructure Development Opportunities Commission Program (MIDOC)

The purpose of the Missouri Infrastructure Development Opportunities Commission Program is to help rural communities and rural districts that have a financial hardship with their infrastructure project and are unable to obtain financing elsewhere, with priority given to water and sewer projects addressing public health and safety issues. Projects must address reparation of public infrastructure to be eligible.   Loan dollar amounts…

Community Development Block Grant – Industrial Infrastructure

Community Development Block Grant – Industrial Infrastructure

This program helps communities develop public infrastructure that allows industries to locate new facilities, expand existing facilities, prevent the closing of a facility or the relocation of a facility outside the state. Grant funds may be used for public streets, water or sewer lines, engineering and other public facilities necessary to support the private sector…

Grants to States Program

Grants to States Program

Using a population-based formula, more than $150 million is distributed among the State Library Administrative Agencies (SLAAs) every year by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. SLAAs are official agencies charged by law with the extension and development of library services, and they are located in: Each of the 50 states and the District…

Rural Health Care Program

Rural Health Care Program

The Rural Health Care Program funds two types of services. The Telecommunications Program funds voice, data, and other telecommunication services. The Healthcare Connect Fund Program funds broadband services, network equipment, etc. To get started: Visit the following link to determine which program you are eligible for.

Lifeline Program

Lifeline Program

The Lifeline program provides a monthly discount of $9.25 for broadband internet for households with an income below 135% of the federal poverty line or with at least one member participating in one or more of the following federal programs: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as Food Stamps Medicaid Supplemental Security Income (SSI)…