Important Ohio Residential Broadband Expansion Grant Program Timeline

Aug 5, 2021Advocacy, News

  • Scoring Criteria, Application and Guidebook Posted (30 days): Friday, August 6, 2021
  • Application Submission Period Opens (60 days): Monday, September 6, 2021
  • Application Submission Deadline (60 days from open date) (extension can be granted up to 14 days by BroadbandOhio if cause shown): Monday, November 8, 2021
  • Application Addresses Posted to Website: Friday, November 12, 2021
  • Not later than five days after the close of the submission period in which the application is made, the agency shall publish, for each completed application, the list of residential addresses included with the completed applications.
  • Not later than 35 days after the close of the submission period in which the application is made, the agency shall publish all information from each completed application that it determines is not confidential.
  • Challenge Period Ends: 65 days after the submission deadline: Thursday, January 13, 2022
  • Development and Authority have 30 days to address Challenges
  • Applicant has 14 days to address authority’s decision
  • Authority has 14 days to review revised application
  • Application review period: Up to 30 days
  • Award Announcements: Up to 30 days

2024 Annual Excellence Awards Call for Nomination: Deadline: August 1, 2024

The Ohio Economic Development Association’s annual excellence awards program recognizes the achievements of individuals and organizations in Ohio in the areas of economic and workforce development. Submit your nominations today and have excellence in your community recognized state-wide! A panel of OEDA members will assess the nominations, determine finalists, and select an overall winner. Award winners will be announced at a ceremony during the OEDA Annual Summit to be held September 5 – 6, 2024, in Toledo, Ohio. Award finalists will be notified prior to the Annual Summit. Winners and finalists will be promoted on OEDA’s website and in an OEDA e-newsletter

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