Upcoming Grants Related to Community Development/Housing

 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Training and Technical Assistance to Improve Water Quality and Enable Small Public Water Systems to Provide Safe Drinking Water

Deadline: Dec 4, 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will support activities that are linked to EPA’s Strategic Plan consistent with EPA’s priorities for clean and safe water efforts focused on ensuring clean and safe water by improving water infrastructure and supporting drinking water, aquatic ecosystems, and recreational, economic, and subsistence activities. National Priority Areas are for: Training...


 

U.S. Department of Transportation: Small Community Air Service Development Program

Deadline: Dec 15, 2017

The Small Community Air Service Development Program (SCASDP), a grant program designed to help small communities address air service and airfare issues. The Department of Transportation is authorized to award grants to communities that seek to provide assistance to: A U.S. air carrier to subsidize service to and from an underserved airport for a period...


 

America Walks: Community Change Micro Grants

Deadline: Nov 10, 2017

Community Change Micro Grants seek to improve the public sphere for walking or otherwise helping to make walking more commonplace. The program awards micro grants to fund or help to catalyze smaller-scale, low-cost projects and programs that increase the prevalence of walking, expand the diversity of people and organizations working to advance walkability, and help...


 

FM Global: Fire Prevention Grant Program

Deadline: Nov 30, 2017

FM Global offers financial support to organizations working to combat fire. Through the Fire Prevention Grant Program, fire departments and brigades, as well as national, state, regional, local and community organizations can apply for funding to support a wide array of fire prevention, preparedness and control efforts, including pre-fire planning, fire prevention education/training, and arson...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Solid Waste Management Grant Program

Deadline: Jan 2, 2018

The Solid Waste Management (SWM) Grant Program assists communities through free technical assistance and/or training provided by the grant recipients. SWM grant funds work to reduce or eliminate pollution of water resources in rural areas and improve planning and management of solid waste sites in rural areas. Grant funds must be used to capitalize a...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Technical Assistance and Training Grant Program

Deadline: Jan 2, 2018

The Technical Assistance and Training (TAT) Grant Program has been established to assist communities with water or wastewater systems through free technical assistance and/or training provided by the grant recipients. Qualified private non-profit organizations will receive TAT grant funds to identify and evaluate solutions to water and waste disposal problems in rural areas, assist applicants...


 

U.S. Department of the Treasury: Community Development Financial Institutions Fund – Bank Enterprise Award Program

Deadline: Nov 16, 2017

The Bank Enterprise Award Program (BEA Program) supports Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)-insured financial institutions around the country that are dedicated to financing and supporting community and economic development activities. The BEA Program complements the community development activities of insured depository institutions (i.e., banks and thrifts) by providing financial incentives to expand investments in Community...


 

The Getty Foundation: Keeping It Modern

Deadline: Dec 1, 2017

The Getty Foundation supports the conservation of modern architecture as part of its Keeping It Modern initiative. The following types of grants are available: Planning grants are offered for research and planning projects for significant 20th century buildings that involve practitioners from multiple disciplines and may include research of historical documentation; research on the historic...


 

National Association of Counties: Rural Impact County Challenge

Deadline: Nov 3, 2017

The Rural Impact County Challenge (RICC) is a national initiative to help advance counties’ efforts to reduce the number of rural children and families living in poverty. The Challenge seeks to highlight and support counties making a real difference in the lives of children in rural communities. County teams will be selected to receive assistance...


 

Environmental Protection Agency: Brownfields Assessment Grants

Deadline: Nov 16, 2017

Brownfields Assessment grants provide funding for developing inventories of brownfields, prioritizing sites, conducting community involvement activities, conducting site assessments, and developing cleanup plans and reuse plans related to brownfield sites. A brownfield site is defined as “real property, the expansion, redevelopment, or reuse of which may be complicated by the presence or potential presence of...


 

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development: Jobs Plus Initiative

Deadline: Nov 17, 2017

The Jobs Plus program develops locally-based, job-driven approaches that increase earnings and advance employment outcomes for residents of public housing. The place-based program addresses poverty among public housing residents by incentivizing and enabling employment through earned income disregards for working residents and a set of services designed to support work, including work readiness, employer linkages,...


 

Albuquerque Downtown Arts and Cultural District: Makeshift Microgallery Grant

Deadline: Oct 16, 2017

Makeshift is a seed project that will provide one-time grants to artists and curators working in new or existing “microspaces” in Albuquerque’s Downtown Arts and Cultural District. Makeshift is aimed at benefiting the area in multiple ways: Beautifying downtown and reactivating/utilizing existing space that is visible on a 24-hour basis from public right of way...


 

Home Depot Foundation: Community Impact Grants

Deadline: Dec 31, 2017

Home Depot Foundation grants support organizations that are using the power of volunteers to improve the physical health of their community. Proposals for the following community improvement activities will be considered: Repairs, refurbishments, and modifications specific to ADA compliance or safety regulations to low-income and/or transitional housing, or community facilities (schools, community centers, senior centers,...


 

U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops: Community Development and Economic Development Grants

Deadline: Nov 1, 2017

The Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) is committed to supporting organizations led by low-income individuals as they work to break the cycle of poverty and improve their communities. CCHD has two grant programs that are currently accepting applications: 1. Community Development Grant Program: This program support efforts that demonstrate a commitment to the dignity...


 

State Farm Insurance: Good Neighbor Citizenship Company Grants

Deadline: Oct 31, 2017

State Farm works to help build safer, stronger, and better educated communities across the United States. Company grants are focused on the following areas: Community development: Grants strive to maintain vibrant communities by assisting nonprofits that support affordable housing, first time homeowners, neighborhood revitalization, financial literacy, job training, and small business development Education: Grants support...