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United States Department of Agriculture
Rural Energy for America Program

USDA plans to award up to $33 million in loans and $10 million in grants and has an additional $46 million in loan funding available from previous fiscal years for a total of $79 million in loan funding.

USDA REAP Deadline

The deadline for submitting applications is 4:30 pm CST on the last business day of each month during FY 2012. Completed applications must be postmarked and submitted to the Texas USDA Rural Development Office, 101 South Main, Suite 102, Temple, Texas 76501 or submitted electronically by the provided deadlines.

An application must contain all the required elements to prevent negatively impacting the overall score. For further details about eligibility rules and application procedures, see the March 2, 2012 issue of the Federal Register, page 12792.

For more information on the program and to apply for funding, details are available on the USDA Rural Development website,

Applications are submitted to the USDA Renewable Energy Coordinator, Billy Curb, at, or (254) 742-9775