Nebraska Revised Statute 13-2707.01
Chapter 13 Section 2707.01
Grant; engineering and technical studies; evaluation criteria.
The department shall evaluate all applications for grants of assistance under section 13-2704.02 based on the following criteria:
(1) Financial Support. Assistance from the fund shall be matched at least equally from local sources. At least fifty percent of the local match must be in cash. Projects with a higher level of local matching funds shall be preferred as compared to those with a lower level of matching funds; and
(2) Project Location. Assistance from the fund shall be for engineering and technical studies related to projects that will be located in the municipality that applies for the grant.