- Multi-state, regional, private, private non-profit organizations that can provide training and technical assistance to small, rural communities concerning their community facility needs, and
- Faith-based organizations that meet the above program requirements.
Non-profit organizations applying for funding are required to submit proof of their non-profit status. Proof of non-profit status is any one of the following:
A reference to the applicant organization's listing in the Internal Revenue Service's (IRS) most recent list of tax-exempt organizations described in the IRS Code. A copy of a currently valid IRS tax exemption certificate.