38 CFR § 17.702 - Grants - general.

§ 17.702 Grants - general.

(a)One grant per highly rural area. VA may award one grant per fiscal year to a grantee for each highly rural area in which the grantee provides transportation services. Transportation services may not be simultaneously provided by more than one grantee in any single highly rural area.

(b)Maximum amount. Grant amounts will be specified in the Notice of Funding Availability, but no grant will exceed $50,000.

(c)No matching requirement. A grantee will not be required to provide matching funds as a condition of receiving such grant.

(d)Veterans will not be charged.Transportation services provided to veterans through utilization of a grant will be free of charge.

(Authority: Sec. 307, Pub. L. 111-163; 38 U.S.C. 501)