PRESS RELEASE: Following a Competitive Nationwide Search, Nine Communities Selected to Participate in the First Round of the Rural Innovation Initiative

February 5, 2019

Communities Will Receive EDA-Funded Technical Assistance as they Build Innovation Hub Strategies and Create Digital Economy Jobs The Center on Rural Innovation (CORI) and its sister organization, Rural Innovation Strategies, Inc. (RISI), today announced the first cohort of communities selected to participate in the Rural Innovation Initiative, a new program supporting rural communities working to…