University of Southern Mississippi's Trent Lott National Center will host an inaugural workshop, "Basic Community Economic Development: Practical Tools for Elected Officials" on the Hattiesburg campus.
The workshop is organized in partnership with the Stennis Institute at Mississippi State University. The workshop will cover major economic development topics and trends.
Federal Programs Related to - Regional Economic Development
Programs that provide technical assistance, venture capital, loans, loan guarantees or other forms of management support to encourage the establishment and growth of business and industry in a particular region of the United States.
Federal Programs Related to - Government & Public Administration
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