Distance Learning and Telemedicine Loans
This program from the U.S. Department of Agriculture offers loans or combination loans and grants to rural school districts and other nonprofit entities for the implementation of distance learning projects in rural areas. Applications may be submitted any time up to Sept. 30 and will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis. For FY 1999, $100 million in loans and $55 million in combination grants and loans is available.
Deadline: Sept. 30
Dow Chemical K-12 Education Grants
This program supports school districts and school boards in communities in which Dow has a presence (see web site for nationwide