Rural Reimagined Faculty Grant Program


The Center for Rural Innovation is excited to announce the second annual Rural Reimagined Grand Challenge Faculty Grant Program will be granting $150,000 to TN Tech faculty members to help fund rural-related projects. We are excited to announce the allocation of $150,000 in funding to support innovative, faculty-led research projects that examine and address rural facing challenges. Applications are open now. The application deadline is Friday, November 4, 2023, at 4:30 p.m. CST. For more information, and to submit your proposal, please visit the website: For further inquiries or to obtain additional information about this program, please feel free to contact Michael Aikens, Director of the Center for Rural Innovation, at We eagerly anticipate your contributions as we work together to transform rural communities and drive positive change.