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Rural Revitalization Through Telework

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Agriculture
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
37732
Program Year/Program:
1997 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
37732
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Midwest Microsystems
208 East 6th Street Ainsworth, NE 69210
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1997
Title: Rural Revitalization Through Telework
Agency: USDA
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $54,940.00
 

Abstract:

Rural communities are threatened by declining economic performance, loss of population, andlack of opportunity. Telecommunications offers promise for rural revitalization by capitalizingon the wage disparity between urban and rural economies. The proposed research will examineefforts to date in Nebraska to enhance rural communities through telecommunications, and assessthe feasibility of taking the next step -- delivering jobs to rural citizens via telecommunications,or telework, as a profit making enterprise. This research will devise a practical and profitablemodel for implementing rural job creation through telecommunications.

Principal Investigator:

Dr. joseph w. frees
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Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Midwest Microsystems
208 East 6th Street Ainsworth, NE 69210

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No