RFP: Opt-in Implementation Fund



The Southwestern Commission is seeking proposals for funding from local governments and non-profits in its seven county service area (Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, Macon, and Swain).  The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) “Opt-In Implementation Fund” is providing $10,000 mini-grants to implement strategies from the Opt-In Regional Vision Volume 1.  For detailed grant guidelines, please visit the link below.  Applications for this round of grants will be due by Friday, March 3, 2017 at 5 PM.  The project period will run from April 1 through December 31 of 2017.  For more information, contact Russ Harris via email at russ@regiona.org.  Please read the grant guidelines before contacting the Southwestern Commission.

Opt-In Grant Guidelines-2017