Recipient Name:  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District

Project Purpose:  Support for constr​​​​​​​uction of the Yazoo Basin, Yazoo Backwater Area Project, an authorized flood control project in the lower Mississippi Delta.

Project Location:  Warren County, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $25,000,000

Recipient Name:  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District

Project Purpose:  Support for continued work on the authorized Yazoo Basin, Delta Headwaters Project, a flood control, environmental, water quality, and sediment reduction project in the upper Mississippi Delta.

Project Location:  Yazoo Basin, Multiple Counties, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $15,000,000

Recipient Name:  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District

Project Purpose:  Support for continued work on the authorized Yazoo Basin, Upper Yazoo Projects, a flood-risk reduction effort in the north-central Mississippi Delta.

Project Location:  Yazoo Basin, Multiple Counties, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $14,000,000

Recipient Name:  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District

Project Purpose:  Support for the Mississippi Environmental Infrastructure Project; Section 592 program (Construction; general) to provide environmental infrastructure assistance to communities throughout Mississippi.

Project Location:  Statewide, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $17,250,000

Recipient Name:   U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District  Vicksburg, Memphis, and Mobile Districts

Project Purpose:  Support for three authorized Mississippi Environmental Infrastructure; Section 219 (Construction; general) projects:  DeSoto County Wastewater (construction); Jackson County Water Infrastructure (construction); and City of Jackson (planning and design).

Project Location:  DeSoto County, Jackson County, City of Jackson, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $18,000,000

Recipient Name:  Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Mississippi

Project Purpose:  Support for continued USDA NRCS Watershed and Flood Prevention Operations work to reduce flooding, erosion, and sediment damages in various authorized watersheds. 

Project Location:  Multiple Counties, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $8,400,000

Recipient Name:   University of Southern Mississippi

Project Purpose:  Support for the development of a nationally accredited joint Industry-Academic Ocean Sensor Calibration Laboratory to serve U.S. research, defense, and marine operations communities.

Project Location:  Hattiesburg, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $5,000,000

Recipient Name:  The University of Mississippi

Project Purpose:  Support for the development of enhanced infrasonic methods to detect violent weather. 

Project Location:  Oxford, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $5,000,000

Recipient Name:   Mississippi State University

Project Purpose:  This project will support the establishment of a community crime reporting system and real-time criminal information gathering and analytics system for north central Mississippi.  These systems have shown success in providing meaningful data for detecting, disrupting, and/or prosecuting criminal activities, such as human trafficking.

Project Location:  Starkville, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $600,000

Recipient Name:  Mississippi State University

Project Purpose:  Support to develop training and certification standards for unmanned aerial systems needed by public sector users. 

Project Location:  Starkville, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $4,000,000

Recipient Name:   Mississippi State University

Project Purpose:  This program will support the Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) in reentry programming offered at community corrections facilities.  It will help expand a pilot program, currently operating at one MDOC facility, to all 13 community corrections locations statewide.

Project Location:  Statewide and Starkville, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $470,000

Recipient Name:  Camp Shelby – Mississippi Army National Guard

Project Purpose:  Support for a project to construct a 52,495-square-foot addition to the Maneuver Area Training Equipment Site (MATES) at Camp Shelby. 

Project Location:  Camp Shelby, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $15,500,000

Recipient Name:   Camp Shelby – Mississippi Army National Guard

Project Purpose:  Support for an Energy Resilience project to construct a 10-megawatt natural gas generation plant connected to the installation’s primary substation and install a micro grid control center.

Project Location:  Camp Shelby, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $34,500,000

Recipient Name:  Camp Shelby – Mississippi Army National Guard

Project Purpose:  Support for project to harden the electrical distribution system by placing the entire system underground to create a more resilient energy supply system. 

Project Location:  Camp Shelby, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $11,155,000

Recipient Name:   Jackson State University

Project Purpose:  Support for the Small Business Development Center and the recently established SBA Women’s Business Assistance Center at Jackson State University.

Project Location:  Jackson, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $2,000,000

Recipient NameUniversity of Mississippi

Project Purpose:  Support for technical and business assistance to enhance innovation resources within Mississippi’s Research Universities. 

Project Location:  Oxford, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $743,000

Recipient Name:   Mississippi State University

Project Purpose:  Support for expanding the capacity to promote entrepreneurs and incubate technology companies in the Golden Triangle region of Mississippi.

Project Location:  Starkville, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $1,500,000

Recipient Name:  Mississippi State University

Project Purpose:  Support for the relocation and construction of the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library. 

Project Location:  Starkville, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $20,000,000

Recipient Name:   Mississippi State University

Project Purpose:  Support for a collaborative entrepreneurship hub in Vicksburg, Miss.

Project Location:  Vicksburg, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $650,000

Recipient Name:  Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport

Project Purpose:  This project seeks to improve taxiway infrastructure at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport to meet the demand of current and future aviation needs. 

Project Location:  Gulfport, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $250,000

Recipient Name:   Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport

Project Purpose:  Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport’s strategic geographic location, transportation infrastructure, and aviation capabilities make it an important asset to the Mississippi Gulf Coast.  This project will significantly enhance the airport’s ability to contribute to Mississippi’s growing aviation and aeronautical sector by using the funds to purchase the credits needed to mitigate the wetlands and offset costs for clearing the site for additional hangars and a taxiway.

Project Location:  Gulfport, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $3,897,000

Recipient Name:  Harrison County

Project Purpose:  This project will improve an Interstate 10 interchange in Harrison County to enhance the safety, efficiency, reliability, and overall traffic operations through the area, while providing a catalyst for future economic growth. 

Project Location:  Harrison County, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $10,000,000

Recipient Name:   Mississippi Department of Transportation

Project Purpose:  This project will help address accessibility and safety issues at Lakeland Drive and Interstate 55, one of the most heavily traveled corridors in Mississippi.  This investment will improve the quality of life. and make significant contributions to the educational, cultural, and economic vitality of the region.

Project Location:  Jackson, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $4,120,000

Recipient Name:  Madison County

Project Purpose:  The Bozeman-Reunion Crossing Interconnectivity System project would enhance the safety, efficiency, reliability, and overall traffic operations through the region, while providing a catalyst for future economic growth. 

Project Location:  Madison County, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $4,000,000

Recipient Name:   City of Moss Point

Project Purpose:  This project would construct north and south frontage roads connecting Highway 63 to Highway 613.  The project would enhance the safety, efficiency, reliability, and overall traffic operations through the area while also providing a catalyst for future economic growth.

Project Location:  City of Moss Point, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $4,500,000

Recipient Name:  Natchez and Adams County

Project Purpose:  The Morgantown Road Safety Improvement project will enhance safety, efficiency, reliability, and overall traffic operations, specifically by helping to mitigate against recurring flooding hazards. 

Project Location:  Natchez, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $2,400,000

Recipient Name:   Natchez and Adams County

Project Purpose:  This project will extend the life of existing pavement while keeping the Natchez-Adams County Airport operational by repairing and rehabilitating airport runway 13-31, Taxiway B, and Runway 18-36.

Project Location:  Natchez, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $1,000,000

Recipient Name:  Mississippi State University

Project Purpose:  Support for the construction of a multi-purpose facility. 

Project Location:  Oktibbeha County, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $815,000

Recipient Name:   Oktibbeha County

Project Purpose:  The Artesia Road Connector project will greatly improve connectivity while reducing the traffic burden for Mississippi State University and Oktibbeha County.

Project Location:  Oktibbeha County, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $2,500,000

Recipient Name:  Rankin County

Project Purpose:  The Rankin County I-20 Connector Loop project would enhance the safety, efficiency, reliability and overall traffic operations throughout the region. 

Project Location:  Rankin County, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $5,000,000

Recipient Name:   City of Ridgeland

Project Purpose:  The Commerce Park Connector project would restore access to property owned by Tougaloo College that was cut off during the construction of Interstate 220. These significant improvements seek to enhance the safety, efficiency, reliability, and overall traffic operations throughout the area while providing a catalyst for future economic growth.

Project Location:  Ridgeland, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $5,500,000

Recipient Name:  Mississippi State University

Project Purpose:  Support for the Small Town Center program to enhance strategic planning and partnerships to address systemic challenges facing small communities across Mississippi in order to improve quality of life and provide a sustainable future. 

Project Location:  Statewide and Starkville, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $1,000,000

Recipient Name:   City of Jackson

Project Purpose:  Support for needed drinking water system improvements to help the City comply with the Safe Drinking Water Act.

Project Location:  Jackson, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $4,000,000

Recipient Name:  Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians

Project Purpose:  Support to enhance the quality and reliability of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians’ rural drinking water system. 

Project Location:  Heidelberg, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $2,000,000

Recipient Name:   Mississippi Forestry Commission

Project Purpose:  Support for ongoing efforts to control cogongrass, an invasive, noxious weed that affects pine productivity, wildlife habitat, and private land management costs.

Project Location:  Multiple Counties, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $1,000,000


Recipient Name:  U.S. Forest Service Homochitto Ranger District

Project Purpose:  Support for the development and improvement of roads, trails, and recreational facilities on the Homochitto National Forest in the proximity of Lake Okhissa. 

Project Location:  Franklin County, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $1,000,000

Recipient Name:   City of Pascagoula

Project Purpose:  Support the establishment of a temporary flood insurance pilot program to grant eligible jurisdictions the flexibility to modify the substantial improvement threshold of applicable property value in qualified communities.

Project Location:  Pascagoula, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $1,000

Recipient Name:  Mississippi Rural Water Association

Project Purpose:  Training and certification courses for water and wastewater operators to ensure a skilled workforce and protect the health and environment in small communities throughout Mississippi. 

Project Location:  Raymond, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $1,000,000

Recipient Name:   Mississippi State University

Project Purpose:  The T.K. Martin Center for Technology and Disability at Mississippi State University seeks funding to expand to K-12 to serve students with severe cognitive and/or physical disabilities identified by local LEAs.

Project Location:  Starkville and Oktibbeha County, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $354,000

Recipient Name:  East Central Mississippi Health Network

Project Purpose:  This funding will assist East Central Health Network to improve its residency program by developing new curricula and improving faculty development, with a focus on areas of care most needed in rural East Central Mississippi. 

Project Location:  Lauderdale, Clarke, Scott, Kemper, Neshoba, and Jasper Counties, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $75,000

Recipient Name:   East Central Mississippi Health Network

Project Purpose:  This funding will help the East Central Mississippi Health Network’s Family Medicine Residency Program acquire bedside ultrasound equipment, software, and related materials. This equipment will allow the program to improve medical outcomes by training residents to be comfortable with Focused Assessment with Sonography (FAST) exams during trauma exams.  FAST exams have been shown to improve outcomes in trauma patients through earlier diagnosis of critical injuries.

Project Location:  Lauderdale, Clarke, Scott, Kemper, Neshoba, and Jasper Counties, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $46,000

Recipient Name:  Free Clinic of Meridian

Project Purpose:  This funding would allow the Free Clinic of Meridian to expand its current facility to allow it to provide free healthcare to more low-income patients. 

Project Location:  Meridian, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $314,000

Recipient Name:   Delta State University

Project Purpose:  Delta State University, in coordination with Mississippi community colleges and agricultural leaders, seeks to develop a 12-week educational aviation program, which will expand the postsecondary education options available in the Mississippi Delta.

Project Location:  Cleveland, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $2,000,000

Recipient Name:  Mississippi State University/East Central Mississippi Community College

Project Purpose:  This project will fund new programming to help support workforce training for manufacturing and warehousing industry in East Mississippi.  The project is a collaboration between Mississippi State University and East Central Mississippi Community College. 

Project Location:  Columbus, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $1,000,000

Recipient Name:   The University of Mississippi

Project Purpose:  The project would offer minority and first-generation residents of the State of Mississippi educational and economic advancement in the field of accountancy.

Project Location:  Oxford, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $1,448,000

Recipient Name:  Children’s Advocacy Centers of Mississippi

Project Purpose:  This project will expand the Mississippi Child Advocacy Studies Program and Child Advocacy Training Institute Center for Excellence in institutions of higher learning in Mississippi, as well provide critical resources needed to meet the demand for training in preventing, identifying, and responding to incidences of child abuse. 

Project Location:  Hinds County, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $1,620,000

Recipient Name:   Mississippi Rural Health Association

Project Purpose:  This program will provide workforce development and technical assistance capacity to rural healthcare providers in Mississippi.

Project Location:  Multiple Counties, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $731,000

Recipient Name:  Lackey Memorial Hospital

Project Purpose:  This project would assist with construction projects and equipment purchases to improve outdated facilities at this rural hospital.  This project would improve the delivery of healthcare in Scott County and surrounding areas. 

Project Location:  City of Forest and Scott County, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $3,598,000

Recipient Name:   Sharkey Issaquena Community Hospital

Project Purpose:  These funds will assist Sharkey Issaquena Community Hospital, a critical access hospital, to renovate and modernize its facilities to improve service for patients in the hospital’s 840-square-mile service area.

Project Location:  City of Rolling Fork, Sharkey and Issaquena Counties, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $2,340,000

Recipient Name:  University of Southern Mississippi

Project Purpose:  This project will enable the construction of the Language-Speech Disorder Innovative Therapy and Services Center, which would provide facilities needed for services and education. 

Project Location:  Long Beach, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $7,900,000

Recipient Name:   University of Mississippi Medical Center

Project Purpose:  The funding would help to establish a fellowship to support the growth of medical professions related to pediatric behavioral health in Mississippi.

Project Location:  Jackson, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $1,300,000

Recipient Name:  Delta Health System

Project Purpose:  Funding for this program will allow Delta Health System to complete the acquisition of adequate training facilities, instruction, and equipment needed to support its new Mississippi Delta Family Medicine Residency Program.  This residency program is particularly needed in the Mississippi Delta, given health disparities and physician shortages in the area. 

Project Location:  Greenville, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $4,238,000

Recipient Name:   Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center

Project Purpose:  This funding will allow the Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center to renovate an existing facility in order to accommodate a new residency program to train family medicine physicians.  The goal of this program will be to help address physician shortages in the rural area of the state.

Project Location:  McComb, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $5,700,000

Recipient Name:  Office of Mississippi Physician Workforce

Project Purpose:  This funding will allow the Office of Mississippi Physician Workforce (OMPW) to develop and launch a comprehensive statewide training, support, and leadership program for faculty at residency programs around the state.  OMPW, which assisted in developing 12 new Graduate Medical Education training programs across the state in recent years, recognizes the need for continuing education of the faculty in those programs. 

Project Location:  Statewide and Jackson, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $800,000

Recipient Name:   Mississippi State University

Project Purpose:  The Delta Scholars Program is a community engagement program focused on the Mississippi Delta for postsecondary students from various universities across the United States.  This program will help supplement and enrich the postsecondary education programs in which these students are enrolled.

Project Location:  Starkville, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $150,000

Recipient Name:  Mississippi State University

Project Purpose:  This project, a joint effort of the Partnership School and Mississippi State University, would help educate K-12 teachers on how best to address the mental and behavioral health needs of their students. 

Project Location:  Starkville, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $1,000,000

Recipient Name:   AAA Ambulance Service

Project Purpose:  This funding would allow AAA Ambulance Service to upgrade and replace ambulances within its fleet to improve serve in the southeast Mississippi counties.

Project Location:  Hattiesburg, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $2,761,000

Recipient Name:  Singing River Health System

Project Purpose:  This funding will help to establish a Healthcare Workforce Academy to expand healthcare workforce development and training opportunities for South Mississippi residents. 

Project Location:  Jackson and Harrison Counties, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $3,400,000

Recipient Name:   University of Mississippi Medical Center

Project Purpose:  This funding would allow the University of Mississippi Medical Center to further develop a statewide mental health and substance abuse telehealth network.

Project Location:  Statewide and Jackson, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $6,000,000

Recipient Name:  The Memorial Hospital at Gulfport Foundation, Inc.

Project Purpose:  This funding will help Memorial Hospital at Gulfport equip a facility to house expanded pediatric services, inpatient rehab facility, telemedicine capabilities, and residency programs.  This project will improve the availability and quality of healthcare services on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. 

Project Location:  Gulfport, Miss.

Amount Requested:  $5,400,000