Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis. Please feel free to reach out directly to the program contact listed.The project will serve the six-county service area of Region 10 Economic Development District including Montrose, Delta, Gunnison, Ouray, Hinsdale and San Miguel counties and many communities ranging in population from 500-20,000.
Projects will include community surveys/focus groups to develop resiliency strategies, implement projects identified in the regional economic development strategies, and work with rural businesses in retention and expansion efforts.This project is sponsored by the Denver Regional Office (DRO) of the Economic Development Administration (EDA), and will be directly supervised by the [EDD] in Montrose. The overall EDA Mission is "to lead the federal economic development agenda by promoting innovation and competitiveness, preparing American regions for growth and success in the worldwide economy."
Car recommended , Permits attendance at school during off hours , Permits working at another job during off hours . Service Areas :
Community Outreach , Community and Economic Development . Skills :
Team Work , General Skills , Computers/Technology , Communications , Public Speaking , Ability to Follow Project Task , Community Organization , Writing/Editing , Business/Entrepreneur.