RFI Competitive Awards

The Rural Futures Institute is now accepting applications for the fourth round of RFI Competitive Awards. We’re excited to announce that the Requests for Proposals were released on December 14, 2015. This is an opportunity to turn your research and teaching ideas into action that can have an impact on rural people and places.

Teaching & Engagement Due:
March 1, 2016

Research & Engagement Due:
March 15, 2016

Serviceship Program

This nine-week summer internship program provides rural communities the opportunity to complete a locally identified community improvement project, and combines leadership, service and entrepreneurship opportunities along with significant professional development and networking for the students.

Community Applications Due:
January 29, 2016

Student Applications Due:
February 29, 2016