Pursuant to section 307 of the Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act of 2010, VA shall establish a grant program to provide innovative transportation options to veterans in highly rural areas. To comply with section 307, VA will award grants to eligible recipients to assist veterans
in highly rural areas through innovative transportation services to travel to VA medical centers and to other VA and non-VA facilities in connection with the provision of VA medical care.
Please refer to the Final Rule, published in the Federal Register (78 FR 19586) on April 2, 2013, which is codified in 38 CFR 1 7. 700 through 1 7. 730, for detailed information and requirements for the Grants for Transportation of Veterans in Highly Rural Areas Program.