The H-1B TechHire (TH) Technical Assistance (TA) Team moderated a peer-to-peer conference call on “Opportunities and Challenges Experienced by TechHire Grantees in Rural Areas.” During the call, grantees shared lessons learned and promising approaches for TH participants in rural communities and for select grantees to interact directly with their TH colleagues.

  

In this tip sheet, you’ll find challenges and promising practices for rural grantees that relate to:

 

  • Broadband Access
  • Recruitment
  • Serving a Large Geography
  • Transportation
  • Partnerships