Virginia Initiative for Growth & Opportunity in Each Region (GO Virginia)

Virginia Initiative for Growth and Opportunity

Program Type:

Grant

Eligible Geography:

Virginia

Summary:

Funding will be made available within all nine GO Virginia regions for regional broadband planning efforts, as well as support for select middle-mile broadband infrastructure projects focused on meeting community business needs.

The Growth & Opportunity Board, responsible for awarding allotted funds to relevant projects, oversees Regional Councils, who submit project ideas to the Board for approval. The Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development supports the administrative aspects of both these entities, and the GO Virginia Foundation supports these efforts through education about best practices and advocacy.

Eligible Recipients:

Local Government

Eligible Recipients Detail:

GO Virginia Regional Councils.

Eligible Purpose:

Last Mile Connectivity; Middle Mile Connectivity

Eligible Purpose Detail:

Funding will be made available within all nine GO Virginia regions for regional broadband planning efforts, as well as support for select middle-mile broadband infrastructure projects focused on meeting community business needs.