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The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) 2009

“The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) was signed into law by President Obama on February 17th, 2009.  It is an unprecedented effort to jumpstart our economy, create or save millions of jobs, and put a down payment on addressing long-neglected challenges so our country can thrive in the 21st century.  The Act is an extraordinary response to a crisis unlike any since the Great Depression, and includes measures to modernize our nation’s infrastructure, enhance energy independence, expand educational opportunities, preserve and improve affordable health care, provide tax relief and protect those in greatest need.”

This website is designed to provide updates, links to key sites, and information to assist USD researchers as they consider applying for ARRA funds through the life of the awarded grants. We will update it as information becomes available, so check back periodically to see what's new.