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Category/Topic
Environment, Housing, Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Private Corporations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicant entities include any of the following: – A locality, public housing authority, redevelopment successor agency, transit agency or transit operator, Regional Transportation Planning …Read More →

Summary

Administered by the Strategic Growth Council and implemented by the Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD), the AHSC Program funds land-use, housing, transportation, and …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2018/01/16
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/10/02
Min Award
$1,000,000
Max Award
$20,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

See Section 103 of the Program Guidelines for guidance on eligible program costs.

Funder
California Department of Housing and Community Development
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$255,000,000
Competition Notes

Fifty (50) percent of the available funds are set aside for Affordable Housing Developments, and …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment, Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants must be public agencies, including joint powers agencies, that operate or have planning responsibility for existing or planned regularly scheduled intercity or commuter …Read More →

Summary

The Transit and Intercity Rail Capital Program (TIRCP) was created by Senate Bill 862 (Chapter 36, Statutes of 2014) and modified by Senate Bill 9 …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2018/01/12
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/10/13
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

While there is no minimum match requirement for this funding source, funding leverage is desirable and will be considered in …Read More →

Funder
California State Transportation Agency
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$2,400,000,000
Competition Notes

In total, approximately $2.4 billion is expected to be available for project awards during this …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are institutions of higher education, local educational agencies, nonprofit organizations, other organizations or agencies. Applicants must be a part of a local QRIS …Read More →

Summary

The California Department of Education (CDE), Early Education and Support Division (EESD) is accepting applications from county or regional consortia to support local early learning …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2018/01/08
Due Date Notes
A letter of intent is mandatory and due on December 1, 2017 before midnight.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/11/13
Match Required?
No
Funder
California Department of Education, Early Education and Support Division
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$50,000,000
Competition Notes

The State Superintendent of Public Instruction, in consultation with the Executive Director of the State …Read More →

Category/Topic
Health and Nutrition
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Any public or private nonprofit entity located in a state or territory is eligible to apply for a grant under this announcement. Even where states …Read More →

Summary

Applications are sought from public and private nonprofit entities to establish and operate voluntary family planning services projects, which shall provide family planning services to …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2018/01/03
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/10/11
Min Award
$150,000
Max Award
$22,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$22,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

While there is not a fixed cost-sharing percentage or amount, projects must include financial support from sources other than Title …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$260,000,000
Category/Topic
Emergency Services
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are city or township governments, state government and federally-approved Native American tribal governments.

Summary

The purpose of this program is to ensure rapid mobilization and response to public health emergencies, focusing on threatened or impacted jurisdictions. It is intended …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/12/11
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/10/11
Min Award
$100,000
Max Award
$5,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$345,000,000
Category/Topic
Community Development
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations
Eligibility Notes

Nonprofit or for profit developers are required applicants, either solely or as a joint applicant with a locality or public housing authority over the areas …Read More →

Summary

The primary goal of the IIG program is to support infrastructure improvements to promote infill housing development. IIG serves to aid in new construction and …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2018/01/16
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/10/02
Min Award
$500,000
Max Award
$5,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

There are no stated matching requirements, however applications will receive additional points for matching commitments.

Funder
California Department of Housing and Community Development, Division of Financial Assistance
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$50,000,000
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated on: project readiness; affordability; density; access to transit; proximity to amenities; …Read More →

Category/Topic
Community Development, Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include local government, public housing authorities, redevelopment successor agencies, transit agencies or transit operators, Regional Transportation Planning Agency (RTPA), local Transporttion Commissions, Congestion …Read More →

Summary

The AHSC Program funds land-use, housing, transportation, and land preservation projects to support infill and compact development that reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The Program …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2018/01/16
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/10/02
Min Award
$500,000
Max Award
$20,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$20,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Match is not required, however, funds leveraged by the applicant will be considered as part of the evaluation of the …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Housing and Community Development, Division of Financial Assistance
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$225,000,000
Competition Notes

Fifty percent of available funds are set aside for Affordable Housing Developments, and 50 percent …Read More →

Category/Topic
Housing
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants must be Project Sponsors. The Project Sponsor is the developer of the project(s) proposed for PRA assistance. The Project Sponsor must have an …Read More →

Summary

PRA funds will be used to provide rental assistance to housing projects serving extremely low income, non-elderly persons with disabilities who are age 18 or …Read More →

Due Date Notes
Applications are accepted on a rolling, first-come, first-served basis.
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

There are no matching requirements, but awarded funds will pay only the difference between total tenant payment of the assisted …Read More →

Funder
California Housing Finance Agency (CalHFA)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$11,276,744
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated on the following criteria: applicant or property manager experience; tenant referral …Read More →

Category/Topic
Community Development
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants for infrastructure projects are all subdivisions of state and local government including departments, agencies, commissions, special districts. Schools, school districts, and Mello-Roos community …Read More →

Summary

This program provides low-cost financing from $50,000 to $25,000,000 for a range of infrastructure and economic development projects. Eligible infrastructure projects include, but are not …Read More →

Due Date Notes
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Min Award
$50,000
Max Award
$25,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$25,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

There are no matching requirements, but applicants must demonstrate their ability to repay the loan from an eligible source. The …Read More →

Funder
Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development
Competition Notes

Previous recipients include: City of Ukiah Pico Water District City of Del Mar San Luis …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are: local government; academic institutions including schools, school districts, charter schools, state special schools, and community college districts; and state government. Applicants must …Read More →

Summary

Projects with proven energy and/or demand cost savings are eligible. Examples of projects include: Lighting system upgrades Pumps and motors Streetlights and LED traffic signals …Read More →

Due Date Notes
Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served rolling basis.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/09/08
Max Award
$3,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
California Energy Commission
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$1,000,000
Competition Notes

Energy Commission staff will review the loan application and supporting documents to evaluate the proposed …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include: local public agencies, nonprofit organizations, public utilities, Indian tribes, mutual water companies, privately owned water utilities regulated by the Public Utilities Commission.

Summary

The Water Recycling Funding Program provides funding to eligible applicants for the construction of water recycling facilities, including engineering, construction, management, and contingencies. Projects may …Read More →

Due Date Notes
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Max Award
$15,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide 50 percent of project costs from local contributions. The matching requirement may be reduced for small disadvantaged …Read More →

Funder
California Environmental Protection Agency, State Water Resources Control Board
Competition Notes

At least 40 percent of funding will be allocated to Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Local government agencies can apply for more than one award from this program. Each proposed project must be independent from previously funded projects.

Summary

The purpose of the planning grant is to assist agencies or regions with completing planning studies for water recycling projects using treated municipal wastewater and/or …Read More →

Due Date Notes
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Max Award
$75,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$75,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least 50 percent of project costs and are expected to have funds available for all project …Read More →

Funder
California Environmental Protection Agency, State Water Resources Control Board
Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are cities, counties, special districts, public colleges or universities, public care institutions, and public hospitals.

Summary

This program provides loans at 1% interest for projects that produce energy efficiency and renewable energy generation. Examples of eligible projects:  Lighting systems  …Read More →

Due Date Notes
Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served rolling basis.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/09/08
Max Award
$3,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$3,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
California Energy Commission
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$7,000,000
Competition Notes

Energy Commission staff will review the loan application and supporting documents to evaluate the proposed …Read More →

Category/Topic
Community Development
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are non-entitlement, incorporated cities with populations of less than 50,000 people and non-entitlement counties with an unincorporated area population of less than 20,000 …Read More →

Summary

Community Development Block Grants support non-entitlement cities and counties by providing funds for community and economic development activities that meet National Objectives: 1) benefit low- …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/12/01
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/09/01
Max Award
$5,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

There are no prescribed funding matches for most program activities; however, applicants must provide five percent in cash for planning …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Housing and Community Development, Division of Financial Assistance
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$27,000,000
Competition Notes

Applicants are required to hold a public meeting and a public hearing prior to submitting …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants may include community-based organizations, local governments, nonprofit organizations, philanthropic organizations and foundations, faith-based organizations, coalitions or associations of nonprofit organizations, community development finance …Read More →

Summary

This grant funds the development and implementation of place-based transformative climate plans that include multiple, coordinated greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction projects that provide local …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/10/18
Due Date Notes
Mandatory concept proposals must be submitted y October 18, 2017. Applicants submitting successful proposals will be invited by October 27, 2017 to submit a full application which will be due on November 30, 2017.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/08/28
Min Award
$35,000,000
Max Award
$70,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$70,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide 50 percent match through cash or in-kind contributions. Projects/activities must be included in the California Climate Investment …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Conservation, California Strategic Growth Council
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$140,000,000
Competition Notes

Three awards will be made for this program: City of Fresno, a minimum of $70,000,000; …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Eligible Applicants include cities, counties, metropolitan planning organizations, joint powers authorities, regional transportation planning agencies, councils of government, or combinations thereof. The SGC strongly encourages …Read More →

Summary

This grant funds the development of place-based transformative climate plans that include multiple, coordinated greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction projects that provide local economic, environmental, …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/11/30
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/08/28
Min Award
$250,000
Max Award
$250,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$250,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
California Department of Conservation, California Strategic Growth Council (SGC)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$1,500,000
Competition Notes

Applications for planning grants will be evaluated on program objectives that meet transformative requirements and …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants under this program must be designated recipients or eligible direct recipients of Section 5307 funds, which include public entities engaged in providing a …Read More →

Summary

The Passenger Ferry Grant Program funds capital projects to improve the condition and quality of existing passenger ferry services, support the establishment of new passenger …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/10/23
Due Date Notes
There is a webinar to provide more information on applying for the FY17 Passenger Ferry Grant Program on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 2:00pm EDT. More information on the webinar can be found at: https://www.transit.dot.gov/about/events/webinar-applying-fy17-passenger-ferry-grant-program
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/08/23
Min Award
$300,000
Max Award
$6,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$6,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide 20 percent of total project costs in nonfederal cash or in-kind contributions. Projects attributable to compliance with …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration (FTA)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$30,000,000
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated on demonstration of need; demonstration of benefits; planning and local/regional prioritization; …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes
Eligibility Notes

Eligible primary applicants include Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs), Regional Transportation Planning agencies (RTPAs), transit agencies, cities and counties, tribal government. MPOs must apply with at …Read More →

Summary

The objective of the Sustainable Communities Competitive Grants is to encourage local and regional multimodal transportation and land use planning that furthers the region’s Regional …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/10/20
Min Award
$50,000
Max Award
$1,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$1,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must contribute at least 11.47 percent of costs via cash or in-kind donations. Any source of funds may be …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$12,500,000
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated on Project description (20 points) Project justification (25 points) Specific objectives …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs), Regional Transportation Planning Agencies (RTPAs), transit agencies, cities and counties, Native American tribal governments, and special districts. MPOs …Read More →

Summary

The overarching goal of this grant program is to support planning and assessment actions at local and regional levels that advance climate change adaptation efforts, …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/10/20
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/08/15
Min Award
$150,000
Max Award
$1,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$1,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must contribute 11.47 percent of project costs. Any source of funds may be used for matching contributions, including staff …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$7,000,000
Competition Notes

Competitive applications will include one or more of the following: identification of and benefit to …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are state, local, and tribal governments, including U.S. Territories, transit agencies, port authorities, metropolitan planning organizations (MPOs), and other political subdivisions of state …Read More →

Summary

TIGER Discretionary Grants support capital projects ito repair bridges or improve infrastructure to a state of good repair; projects that implement safety improvements to reduce …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/10/16
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/09/07
Min Award
$5,000,000
Max Award
$25,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$25,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants proposing projects in urban areas must provide at least 20 percent cash or in-kind match. Applicants proposing projects in …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Transportation
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$500,000,000
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated by potential impacts on primary and secondary criteria. Primary criteria: safety, …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are metropolitan planning organizations (MPOs).

Summary

$12.5 million will be distributed to the Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs) on a formula basis. $5,170,390 is available to the Southern California Association of Governments. …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/10/20
Max Award
$5,170,390
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,170,390
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must contribute at least 11.47 percent of costs via cash or in-kind donations. Any source of funds may be …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$12,500,000
Competition Notes

Applicants are encouraged to apply for projects that address transportation needs and deficiencies of disadvantaged …Read More →

Category/Topic
Community Development, Housing
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

The Lead applicant must be a Public Housing Agency (PHA), a local government, or a tribal entity. If there is a Co-Applicant, it must be …Read More →

Summary

Choice Neighborhoods Implementation Grants support the implementation of comprehensive neighborhood revitalization plans that are expected to achieve the following three core goals: 1. Housing: Replace …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/11/22
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/08/24
Min Award
$1
Max Award
$30,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$30,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must contribute at least 5 percent of the requested award amount through cash or in-kind donations. Matching funds may …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Public and Indian Housing
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$132,000,000
Competition Notes

Successful applicants must have a comprehensive neighborhood revitalization plan or "Transformation Plan" that proposes metrics …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Nonprofits must work in partnership with at least one of the following: high need local education agencies, institutions of higher education, or the office of …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of the Promise Neighborhoods program is to significantly improve the academic and developmental outcomes of children living in the most distressed communities of …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/09/05
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/07/21
Min Award
$4,000,000
Max Award
$6,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$30,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Projects meeting absolute priority 1 must match 100 percent of grant amount. Projects meeting absolute priorities 2 and 3 must …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Education, Office of Innovation and Improvement
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$30,000,000
Competition Notes

Application will be scored on: Need for the project (15 points); Quality of project design …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are retail electric and gas distribution classes of customers (industrial, agricultural, commercial, or residential) of Pacific Gas & Electric, Southern California Edison, Center …Read More →

Summary

The Self-Generation Incentive Program (SGIP) provides financial incentives for the installation of new qualifying technologies that are installed to meet all or a portion of …Read More →

Due Date Notes
Applications will be accepted on a first-come, first-served bases until funding is exhausted or until December 31, 2020. Applications for residential and nonresidential projects of less than 10kW will follow a two-step process. Non-residential projects equal to 10kW or greater than10 kW will follow a three-step process.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/05/17
Max Award
$5,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

There are no stated matching requirements, however, applicants must disclose all other relevant incentives and tax credits they have received …Read More →

Funder
California Public Utilities Commission
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$501,735,000
Competition Notes

The following energy storage projects shall have priority in the SGIP lottery process: – Energy …Read More →

Category/Topic
Health and Nutrition
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are local lead agencies (LLAs) responsible for tobacco control programs in all 58 counties of California as well as the cities of Berkeley, …Read More →

Summary

The goal of California’s tobacco use prevention and reduction efforts is to enable Local Lead Agencies responsible for tobacco control to develop plans to end …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/08/24
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/07/06
Min Award
$3,000,000
Max Award
$10,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$10,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
California Department of Public Health, California Tobacco Control Program
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$207,712,432
Category/Topic
Environment, Health and Nutrition
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Each application must address only one project group, however, applicants may submit multiple applications. Project Group 2 projects must be located in the San Joaquin …Read More →

Summary

This grant funds Applied Research and Development projects that reduce the environmental and public health impacts of electricity generation and make the electricity system less …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/10/09
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/07/07
Min Award
$200,000
Max Award
$1,400,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$1,400,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Matching funds are not required, however, applications that include matching funds will receive additional points.

Funder
California Energy Commission
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$6,400,000
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated in two stages: Stage One proposal screening and Stage Two proposal …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment, Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible recipients include direct recipients that operate fixed route bus service or that allocate funding to fixed route bus operations; state or local government entities, …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of the Bus and Bus Infrastructure Program is to assist in the financing of buses and bus facilities capital projects, including replacing, rehabilitating, …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/08/25
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/07/12
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

The federal share of eligible capital costs is 80 percent of the net capital project cost, unless the grant recipient …Read More →

Funder
Federal Transit Administration
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$226,500,000
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated based on how well the proposed project will: 1. Improve the …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include states or groups of states; metropolitan planning districts serving areas where more than 200,000 people reside; units of local government' special purpose …Read More →

Summary

The INFRA program provides dedicated, discretionary funding for projects that address critical issues facing our nation’s highways and bridges. The INFRA program provides Federal financial …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/11/02
Due Date Notes
Applications can be submitted as early as August 1, 2017 and may be submitted until 120 days after final solicitation of the proposal.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/07/05
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Funds awarded may cover up to 60 percent of project costs. Other federal funding may be applied to the project, …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Transportation, Office of the Secretary for Transportation Policy
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$1,560,000,000
Competition Notes

Funding for this opportunity is estimated to include $710 million for FY2017, $855 million for …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Additional eligible applicants include consortia, charter schools, and regional occupation centers or programs operated by joint powers authorities, provided that the application has the written …Read More →

Summary

The CTEIG program has the goal of providing K-12 pupils with the knowledge and skills necessary to transition to employment and postsecondary education. The program …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/07/12
Due Date Notes
Part I applications are due on July 12, 2017. Applicants that submit Part I will be permitted to access Part II applications which are due August 17, 2017.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/06/29
Min Award
$7,000
Max Award
$32,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide two-to-one matching contributions. Matching contributions may include funding from school districts, charter schools, federal Carl D. Perkins …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Education, Career and College Transition Division
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$198,000,000
Competition Notes

Funding will be awarded based on average daily attendance in grades 7 through 12 of …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment, Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

All projects for this program must have been submitted and received a score for the 2017 California Active Transportation Program (ATP). Eligible entities include: local, …Read More →

Summary

This program provides funds to support accelerated delivery of projects that were approved for funding from the 2017 Active Transportation Program (ATP). Goals for the …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/06/30
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/06/01
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Match is not required, but applicants must detail all sources of funds for the project.

Funder
California Department of Transportation, Clifornia Transportation Commission
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$10,000,000
Category/Topic
Environment, Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Projects are only eligible for this funding if: They were adopted for funding through ATP but can be delivered earlier than currently scheduled to receive …Read More →

Summary

The Active Transportation Program (ATP) was created to encourage increased use of active modes of transportation, such as biking and walking. The ATP consolidates various …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/08/01
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/06/30
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

No match is required, but applicants must list all sources of funds for the proposed project. Projects must be fully …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Transportation, California Transportation Commission
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$200,000,000
Competition Notes

Program funding is segregated into three components and is distributed as follows:  50% to …Read More →

Category/Topic
Health and Nutrition
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Contractors for the CAHSS my be a Narcotic Treatment Project, Medication Unit, Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), or a county. In counties that have a …Read More →

Summary

The U. S, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) awarded the State Targeted Response to the Opioid Crisis Grant to California’s Department of …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/06/26
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/05/16
Min Award
$2,600,000
Max Award
$2,600,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$6,200,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
California Department of Health Care Services
Competition Notes

A multiple stage evaluation process will be used to score narrative applications. Executive Summary – …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are academic institutions and national nonprofits. Nonprofits must have demonstrated success in raising academic success, graduation rates, and college enrollment or a demonstrated …Read More →

Summary

The SEED grant program provides funding to increase the number of highly effective educators by supporting the implementation of evidence-based preparation, development, and enhancement opportunities. …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/06/23
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/04/20
Min Award
$1,000,000
Max Award
$6,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$18,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide 25 percent of the project cost, but applicants may request a waiver based on financial need.

Funder
U.S. Department of Education, Department of Innovation and Improvement
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$42,000,000
Competition Notes

Previous Awardees include: Center for Civic Education (Calabasas, California) The New Teacher Project (Brooklyn, NY) …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

California-based public agencies such as air districts, ports, and local government entities and nonprofit organizations with expertise implementing large scale advanced technology demonstration projects and …Read More →

Summary

The project(s) funded under this Solicitation will reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and provide economic, environmental, and public health co-benefits to Disadvantaged Communities as identified …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/08/16
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/05/19
Min Award
$2,000,000
Max Award
$10,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$10,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Grantees are required to match 25 percent of the total project cost, with 10 percent in cash and 15 percent …Read More →

Funder
California Environmental Protection Agency, California Air Resources Board (CARB)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$17,000,000
Competition Notes

Applications will be scored on: Applicant Qualifications; Project Team Capabilities; Project Work Plan; Budget, Matching …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Solicitation is open to federal state, or local government agencies and nonprofit organizations with expertise in the implementation of financing programs, grant programs, and general …Read More →

Summary

The Financing Assistance Project is intended to encourage and accelerate the adoption of zero-emission and near zero-emission, on-road light duty vehicles in lower-income households. The …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/07/06
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/05/18
Min Award
$1,000,000
Max Award
$1,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$1,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Voluntary cash or in-kind contributions will be considered in the evaluation process.

Funder
California Environmental Protection Agency, California Air Resources Board (CARB)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$6,000,000
Competition Notes

Scoring will be based upon the applicant’s ability to successfully act as the Grantee based …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include: state and local governments, transit agencies, metropolitan planning organizations, political subdivisions of a state or local government, multi-jurisdictional groups, or consortia of …Read More →

Summary

The FAST (Fixing America's Surface Transportation) Act established the Advanced Transportation and Congestion Management Technologies Deployment Program to make competitive grants for the development of …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/06/12
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/04/12
Max Award
$12,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$12,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least 50 percent of total program costs via nonfederal contributions.

Funder
U. S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$60,000,000
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated according to: technical merit, staffing, cost. In 2016, grants were awarded …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are public or private entities that are owners of an eligible heavy-duty or-road or off-road project that will result in cost effective nitrogen …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of the CMP is to obtain emission reductions of Nitrogen Oxides (NOx), Particulate Matter (PM10) and Reactive Organic Gases (ROG) from heavy-duty vehicles …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/07/11
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/04/19
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

For cargo handling equipment electrification projects, the funder will provide 50 percent of eligible costs or $50,000 per unit, whichever …Read More →

Funder
California Air Resources Board, South Coast Air Quality Management District
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$24,000,000
Competition Notes

At least 50 percent of the available funding will be allocated to areas that are …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include special districts, joint power authorities, political subdivisions of the state, investor-owned utilities, and mutual water companies. Applicants may collaborate on proposed projects …Read More →

Summary

This program provides funding to support brackish water and seawater desalination. Projects to be considered for funding should directly support local or regional water resources …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/07/31
Due Date Notes
The anticipated release date for the final PSP is June 12, 2017.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/06/12
Max Award
$10,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$10,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least 50 percent of the total project costs via cash or in-kind contributions. Disadvantaged communities or …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Water Resources
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$93,100,000
Competition Notes

Grant award maximums depend on the project type – see page 22 of the draft …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include: public agencies, nonprofit organizations, public utilities, Native American tribes, mutual water companies, joint powers authorities.

Summary

In November 2014, California voters approved Proposition 1, the Water Quality, Supply, and Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2014. Chapter 8 of Proposition 1 provides $2.7 …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/08/14
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/03/14
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

The maximum Program funding request for surface storage projects, groundwater storage projects, and local and regional surface storage projects is …Read More →

Funder
California Natural Resources Agency, California Water Commission
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$2,500,000,000
Competition Notes

The funder has identified flow and water quality and physical processes and habitat as priorities. …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include local, state and federal agencies including federal land management agencies (excluding conservation easements), state land management agencies, Native American tribes, private forest …Read More →

Summary

The Forest Health GGRF Grant Program will use funds provided by the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund for California Climate Investments administered by CAL FIRE. Through …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/04/07
Due Date Notes
Concept proposals are due on April 7, 2017
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/03/08
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Matching funds are not required, although, projects that contain matching funds and leverage other financial resources such as State Area …Read More →

Funder
Cal Fire
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$25,000,000
Category/Topic
Environment, Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

A list of eligible entities for the 2016-17 is available at http://www.dot.ca.gov/drmt/splctop.html

Summary

The Low Carbon Transit Operations Program (LCTOP) is one of several programs that are part of the Transit, Affordable Housing, and Sustainable Communities Program established …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/03/30
Match Required?
No
Funder
Caltrans; Air Resources Board (ARB); State Controller's Office (SCO)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$34,626,000
Competition Notes

Eligible allocation amounts are specified for each eligible applicant. In the Los Angeles region, the …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Grant Funds will be awarded to a city, county, special district, nonprofit organization, or an agency or entity formed pursuant to the Joint Exercise of …Read More →

Summary

Eligible urban greening projects will reduce GHG emissions and provide multiple additional benefits, including a decrease in air and water pollution or a reduction in …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/05/01
Due Date Notes
Applicants may email an optional one-page concept proposal to the address below by April 11, 2017.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/03/03
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Matching funds are not required, however, projects leveraging other funding may be more competitive.

Funder
California Natural Resources Agency
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$76,000,000
Competition Notes

There are no minimum or maximum award amounts. At least 25 percent of funding will …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Applicants must be located within the four California trade corridors: the Bay Area, Central Valley, Los Angles/Inland Empire, and San Diego/Border. Eligible applicants are owners/operators …Read More →

Summary

The diesel engines in trucks, locomotives, ships, harbor craft, and cargo handling equipment are major contributors to the state’s air pollution challenges. This program seeks …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/03/31
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/02/03
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide matching contributions from private, local, other state and federal sources. Match requirements depend upon program type.

Funder
California Environmental Protection Agency, California Air Resources Board
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$6,100,000
Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are all California air pollution control and air quality management districts. Applicant air districts may choose to accept the award and reserve the …Read More →

Summary

The Carl Moyer Memorial Air Quality Standards Attainment Program (Carl Moyer Program) provides grant funding for cleaner-than-required engines and equipment. Local air districts administer these …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/03/27
Due Date Notes
Board resolutions will be accepted until May 1, 2017.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/01/26
Min Award
$200,000
Max Award
$24,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$24,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants requesting the minimum award of $200,000 are exempt from the matching requirement. Applicants requesting more than the minimum award …Read More →

Funder
CA Environmental Protection Agency, Air Resources Board
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$65,000,000
Competition Notes

Tentative allocations for year 19 funds have been posted at https://www.arb.ca.gov/msprog/moyer/tentative_allocations_yr19.pdf

Category/Topic
Health and Nutrition
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes
Eligibility Notes

DHCS will accept applications for WPC pilots from the designated lead entity, which must be a county, a city and county, a health or hospital …Read More →

Summary

The overarching goal of the Whole Person Care (WPC) Pilots is the coordination of health, behavioral health, and social services in a patient-centered manner with …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/03/01
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/01/13
Max Award
$36,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$36,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

A 50% non-federal share is required. Applicants must provide information about the entities that will provide the nonfederal match.

Funder
California Department of Health Care Services
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$120,000,000
Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible entities include: local governments, including regional or local sanitation agencies, waste agencies, or Joint Power Authorities; private for-profit entities; state agencies; the University of …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this competitive grant program is to lower overall greenhouse gas emissions by expanding existing capacity or establishing new facilities in California to …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/03/09
Due Date Notes
Requests to use an alternative to greenhouse gas (GHG) quantification methodologies must be emailed by February 16, 2017.
Max Award
$4,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$4,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

There are no stated matching requirements, however, provision of matching funds may result in increased consideration during the evaluation process.

Funder
California Environmental Protection Agency, Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$24,000,000
Competition Notes

Of the total $24m available, $12m is allocated for compost projects, with a maximum grant …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligibility is not limited by organization type. See the link to further information for specific eligibility requirements including that the grantee is not also eligible …Read More →

Summary

The Orphan Site Cleanup Fund (OSCF) is a grant program within the Division of Financial Assistance. The OSCF Program provides financial assistance to eligible applicants …Read More →

Due Date Notes
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. All eligible applicants are placed on the OSCF Priority List based on the date the application was received. Grant funding is based on availability of funds.
Max Award
$1,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$1,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
California Environmental Protection Agency, State Water Resources Control Board
Competition Notes

Priority of applications will be based on the date the application is received. If sufficient …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include corporations; partnerships; joint ventures; trusts; federal, state, or local government; tribal governments; state infrastructure financing authorities. Municipal governments may apply jointly under …Read More →

Summary

The Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program’s mission is to accelerate investment in our nation’s water and wastewater infrastructure by providing long-term, low-cost, …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/04/10
Due Date Notes
EPA will collect LOIs in two selection rounds in FY 2017. The first LOI submittal period will begin on January 10, 2017, and end at midnight in the time zone of the prospective borrower on April 10, 2017. The second LOI submittal period, if needed, will begin on August 1, 2017 and end at midnight in the time zone of the prospective borrower on September 29, 2017.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/01/10
Min Award
$5,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least 51 percent of eligible project costs.

Funder
U. S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$1,000,000,000
Competition Notes

The funding agency will use 15 percent of its budget authority for small communities that …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants also include farmer cooperatives; agricultural producer associations; water districts; municipal water or wastewater treatment entities; and organizations that have a history of working …Read More →

Summary

The Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) invests in natural resource conservation partnerships to design solutions and deliver specific, measurable approaches to conservation goals. RCPP draws …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/04/21
Due Date Notes
A mandatory pre-proposal is due on April 21, 2017. Prior to submitting a pre-proposal, applicants must contact the appropriate state conservationist to ensure coordination. NRCS will select final RCPP projects following a two-phase application process that includes: (1) the pre-proposal application; and (2) a full proposal application. NRCS will assess and evaluate RCPP project applications against four criteria—solutions, contributions, innovation, and participation. The full proposal process is only open to applicants whose pre-proposal applications are selected by the agency to go forward.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2017/01/12
Max Award
$10,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$10,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide a significant contribution to the overall cost of the project by leveraging funds and cash/in-kind partner resources. …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$252,600,000
Competition Notes

Previous award winners include: Merced County (CA) The Conservation Fund Indiana Department of Natural Resources …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible bidders: 1. Must have at least $3 million in gross annual billings for 12 consecutive months within the last two years and shall provide …Read More →

Summary

First 5 California (F5CA) and its statewide partners, including First 5 county commissions and California Department of Education, supports California’s youngest learners to ensure that …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/02/17
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/12/16
Max Award
$12,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$12,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
First 5 California
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$12,000,000
Competition Notes

The RFP cautions that: The bidder should carefully examine the entire RFP and any addenda …Read More →

Category/Topic
Housing
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are: Cities and counties that do not receive HOME funds directly from the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD); developers, including …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to create and retain safe, sanitary, affordable housing. Eligible activities include: New or rehabilitated rental projects with or without …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/02/02
Due Date Notes
Application requirements vary by project and program type. Project-specific application materials can be found online at http://www.hcd.ca.gov/financial-assistance/home-investment-partnerships-program/nofa.html. Applicants are encouraged to contact program staff before submitting an application.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/12/05
Max Award
$4,500,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$4,500,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Matching funds are not required, however, all other sources of funding must be reported.

Funder
California Business, Consumer Services, and Housing Agency
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$26,000,000
Competition Notes

Projects will be evaluated on project-specific criteria detailed in the NOFA. At least 50 percent …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are: Local educational agencies (LEAs); state educational agencies (SEAs); Bureau of Indian Education; Consortia of SEAs and LEAs; nonprofit organizations; an SEA, or …Read More →

Summary

The Education Innovation and Research (EIR) Program provides funding to create, develop, implement, replicate, or take to scale entrepreneurial, evidence-based, field- initiated innovations to improve …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/04/13
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/12/15
Min Award
$2,750,000
Max Award
$3,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$15,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide a match of 10 percent of the award amount via federal, state, local, private cash, or in-kind …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Education, Office of Innovation and Improvement
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated according to: Significance Strategy to scale quality of the project design …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are: Local educational agencies (LEAs); state educational agencies (SEAs); Bureau of Indian Education; Consortia of SEAs and LEAs; nonprofit organizations; an SEA, or …Read More →

Summary

The Education Innovation and Research (EIR) Program provides funding to create, develop, implement, replicate, or take to scale entrepreneurial, evidence-based, field-initiated innovations to improve student …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/04/13
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/12/15
Min Award
$1,400,000
Max Award
$1,600,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$8,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide a match of 10 percent of the award amount via federal, state, local, private cash, or in-kind …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Education, Office of Innovation and Improvement
Competition Notes

Applicants will be evaluated according to: Significance Strategy to scale Quality of project design and …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are: Local educational agencies (LEAs); state educational agencies (SEAs); Bureau of Indian Education; Consortia of SEAs and LEAs; nonprofit organizations; an SEA, or …Read More →

Summary

The Education Innovation and Research (EIR) Program provides funding to create, develop, implement, replicate, or take to scale entrepreneurial, evidence-based, field-initiated innovations to improve student …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/04/13
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/12/15
Min Award
$700,000
Max Award
$800,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$4,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide a match of 10 percent of the award amount via federal, state, local, private cash, or in-kind …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Education, Office of Innovation and Improvement
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated according to: Significance Quality of project design Quality of project evaluation. …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include local educational agencies (LEAs), including a charter school that is an LEA, or a consortium of LEAs; a state educational agency or …Read More →

Summary

The TSL program assists states, local educational agencies, and nonprofit organizations to implement, expand, or improve human capital management systems (HCMS) and/or performance-based compensation systems …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/03/24
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/12/20
Min Award
$500,000
Max Award
$12,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$36,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide 50 percent of the award amount via nonfederal cash or in-kind contributions.

Funder
U. S. Department of Education, Office of Innovation and Improvement
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$159,000,000
Competition Notes

The project period is five years. Funding for the second through fifth years of the …Read More →

Category/Topic
Emergency Services
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants for projects to hire firefighters are: volunteer fire departments, combination fire departments, and career fire departments. Eligible applicants for projects to recruit and …Read More →

Summary

SAFER grants provide financial assistance to help fire departments increase frontline firefighters, rehire firefighters that have been laid off, retain firefighters facing immanent layoff, or …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/02/10
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/12/22
Min Award
$200,000
Max Award
$15,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$15,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Matching funds are not required for applicants proposing recruitment and retention projects. Applicants proposing hiring projects must provide nonfederal cash …Read More →

Funder
Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$345,000,000
Competition Notes

Previous recipients include: North Tahoe Fire Protection District (Tahoe City, CA) Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are local education agencies (LEAs) or consortia of LEAs implementing a desegregation plan. Private schools are not eligible to apply.

Summary

The Magnet Schools Assistance Program (MSAP) provides grants to local educational agencies to support magnet schools under an approved, required, or voluntary desegregation plan. The …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/04/11
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/12/13
Min Award
$700,000
Max Award
$3,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$15,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
U. S. Department of Education, Office of Innovation and Improvement
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$90,562,483
Competition Notes

Estimated number of awards is 23-30. Competitive priority will be given to projects that: Increase …Read More →

Category/Topic
Community Development, Housing
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are cities, counties or consortia of cities and counties. An applicant must have a housing element that has been adopted by the jurisdiction's …Read More →

Summary

The Housing-Related Parks Program (HRP) is an innovative program designed to reward local governments that approve housing for lower-income households and are in compliance with …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/02/23
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/11/16
Min Award
$75,000
Max Award
$5,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

No match is required but details about other funding sources must be included in the application.

Funder
Department of Housing and Community Development, Division of Housing Policy Development
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$35,000,000
Competition Notes

This program is non-competitive (no rating and ranking) – all applicants meeting the threshold requirements …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

This solicitation is open to all public and private entities with the exception of publicly-owned utilities. Phase 2 is open to applications for all groups …Read More →

Summary

California’s existing buildings consume nearly 70 percent of California’s electrical use. The purpose of this solicitation is to fund the demonstration and market deployment of …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/01/17
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/11/23
Min Award
$2,500,000
Max Award
$5,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide a match of at least 25 percent of the requested award amount using cash or in-kind contributions …Read More →

Funder
California Natural Resources Agency, California Energy Commission
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$10,000,000
Competition Notes

The funding announcement includes a strong admonishment to applicants: "Applicants are responsible for carefully reading …Read More →

Category/Topic
Criminal Justice
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are government agencies, including counties, cities, cities and counties, school districts, municipal corporations, political subdivisions of local government, legislative bodies of local agencies, …Read More →

Summary

Proposition 47 is a voter-approved initiative that seeks to ensure that prison spending is focused on violent and serious offenses, that alternatives to prison for …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/02/21
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/11/18
Max Award
$6,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Matching funds are not required, but applicants must demonstrate that they will leverage federal, state, or local funds or other …Read More →

Funder
Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$103,651,000
Competition Notes

There is a $20 million set-aside for a single application from the County of Los …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment, Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants must meet all applicable requirements of State law, the AQIP Guidelines and FY 2016-17 Funding Plan, and this solicitation.

Summary

The California Air Resources Board (ARB or the Board) is soliciting a Grantee to implement and administer the Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/12/29
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/11/29
Max Award
$36,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

While matching funds are not strictly required, additional points will be awarded for applicants proposing matching funds (or to forgo …Read More →

Funder
California Environmental Protection Agency, California Air Resources Board
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$36,000,000
Competition Notes

An unspecified amount of funding is available to support vouchers. Voucher applications are accepted on …Read More →

Category/Topic
Criminal Justice
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are cities and counties. Only one proposal per city or county will be accepted. Multiple cities within a county may submit a proposal. …Read More →

Summary

The LEAD pilot Program, to be administered by the Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC), seeks to "improve pubic safety and reduce recidivism by …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/02/01
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/11/28
Max Award
$5,900,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,900,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least 10 percent of award funds via matching cash contributions. Applicants are strongly encouraged to leverage …Read More →

Funder
Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$14,450,000
Competition Notes

The proposed program should be consistent with principles that reflect the priorities of the community, …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are states or groups of states; metropolitan planning organizations that serve an urban area of more than 200,000 people; units of local government; …Read More →

Summary

This program provides funding for both small and large projects that address critical freight issues facing highways and bridges on the National Highway System. The …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/12/15
Min Award
$5,000,000
Max Award
$500,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least 40 percent of project costs. Total federal assistance for funded projects may not exceed 80 …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Transportation
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$787,000,000
Competition Notes

Projects supported through this project will provide benefits such as: Time savings for passenger travel …Read More →

Category/Topic
Criminal Justice
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Active nonprofits that have at least one human trafficking caseworker, provide housing assistance and counseling to victims, and have support from community partners are eligible. …Read More →

Summary

Human trafficking is defined as the control of a person, through force, fraud, or coercion, for the purpose of commercial sex and/or labor. The purpose …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/12/19
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/11/01
Max Award
$1,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$1,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Matching funds are not required.

Funder
Governor's Office of Emergency Services (CalOES)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$10,000,000
Competition Notes

Proposals will be evaluated on: Problem statement – 100 points Plan – 240 points Capabilities …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible borrowers include railroads, state and local governments, government-sponsored authorities and corporations, joint ventures that include at least one railroad, and limited option freight shippers …Read More →

Summary

This program provides direct federal loans and loan guarantees for up to 100 percent of program costs to finance the development of railroad infrastructure. The …Read More →

Due Date Notes
Mandatory draft applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Max Award
$967,100,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

There are no stated matching requirements for this program; however, applicants must pay an investigation fee when submitting an application. …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$7,000,000,000
Competition Notes

Since 2009, loan agreements have ranged from $56,204 to $967,100,000. Previous awardees include: The Arkansas …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are sponsors of water exclamation or reuse projects specifically authorized for funding under Title XVI. Authorized projects must be located in the 17 …Read More →

Summary

WaterSMART Reclamation and Reuse Grants provide cost-shared funding for specifically authorized Title XVI projects that reclaim or reuse municipal, industrial, domestic, or agricultural wastewater and …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/12/15
Due Date Notes
Applications are due via grants.gov by 4:00pm Mountain Standard Time on Thursday, December 15, 2016
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/10/27
Min Award
$1
Max Award
$20,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide a cash or in-kind nonfederal match of 75 percent of project costs. In-kind matches may be provided …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Policy and Administration
Competition Notes

Approximately 5 to 10 awards, depending on available funding and the amount requested by each …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

The RFA funding opportunity is available to existing LEA CSPP contractors, to existing contractors that do not have a LEA CSPP contract, or to new …Read More →

Summary

The California Department of Education (CDE), Early Education and Support Division (EESD) announces the availability of 2,959 slots for full-day/full-year California State Preschool Program (CSPP) …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/11/08
Min Award
$250,211
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

There are no stated matching requirements for this program. Applicants must have three months of operating capital available to administer …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Education, Early Education and Support Division
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$7,838,000
Competition Notes

The CDE will allocate funding by county, based on a statewide comparison of need and …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Previous award winners include: Marin Municipal Water District Sonoma County Water Agency Earth Island Institute (Santa Barbara)

Summary

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) through the Fisheries Restoration Grant Program (FRGP) is soliciting proposals for projects that restore, enhance, or protect …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2017/03/15
Max Award
$1,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

There are no stated matching requirements. Applications will be reevaluated on the percentage of cash or in-kind matching contributions proposed. …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Fisheries Branch
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$7,000,000
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

An individual may appear as a PI, Co-PI, or other Senior Personnel on only one proposal submitted to either S&CC IRG Track 1 or Track …Read More →

Summary

Cities and communities in the U.S. and around the world are entering a new era of transformational change, in which their inhabitants and the surrounding …Read More →

Max Award
$5,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Inclusion of voluntary committed cost sharing is prohibited.

Funder
National Science Foundation
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$18,500,000
Competition Notes

The NSF anticipates up to approximately one to three IRG Track 1 awards (up to …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education, Workforce Development
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools
Eligibility Notes

Only California Community Colleges and California Department of Education LEAs, including Regional Occupational Centers & Programs (ROCPs), Adult Schools, County Offices of Education (COEs) and …Read More →

Summary

This grant opportunity is part of the $15,000,000 CAI which seeks to create new and innovative apprenticeship opportunities in priority and emerging industry sectors or …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/11/11
Due Date Notes
Due by 5pm
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/09/26
Min Award
$250,000
Max Award
$1,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$1,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

10% employer match requirement

Funder
California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$9,000,000
Competition Notes

Expected program outcomes include registering one apprentice per $20,000 awarded. See pages 8-9 of the …Read More →

Category/Topic
Housing
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

This opportunity is available to Collaborative Applicants designated by Continuums of Care (CoCs) registered through the FY 2016 CoC Program Registration process. The Collaborative Applicant …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of the Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP) is to learn how communities can successfully approach the goal of preventing and ending youth homelessness …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/11/30
Due Date Notes
The application deadline is 11:59:59 p.m. Eastern time on 11/30/16.
Min Award
$1,000,000
Max Award
$15,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$15,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

The recipient must math all grant funds with no less than 25 percent of funds or in-kind contributions from other …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$33,000,000
Competition Notes

This NOFA is for applying for community selection only. Project application will occur after communities …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are local agencies, joint powers authorities, and non-profit organizations. Definitions of these terms are provided on page 25 (Appendix A) of the Proposal …Read More →

Summary

To reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and also reduce water and energy use by funding commercial and institutional water-energy efficiency programs or projects and residential …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/11/07
Due Date Notes
Complete proposals and all supporting documentation must be submitted via DWR’s GRanTS no later than 5 p.m. on November 7, 2016.
Max Award
$3,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$3,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

For the 2016 Water-Energy grant solicitation, there is no mandated cost-share. However, if the total proposal costs exceed the maximum …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$19,000,000
Competition Notes

Funding priority may be given to proposals focused on: Disadvantaged Communities (DACs) – Providing direct, …Read More →

Category/Topic
Community Development
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are fire departments, non-affiliated emergency medical services (EMS) organizations, and the primary state fire training academies.

Summary

The primary goal of the AFG Program is to enhance the safety of the public and firefighters with respect to fire and fire-related hazards by …Read More →

Due Date Notes
Awaiting full program announcement.
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must generally provide a nonfederal cash match equal to 15 percent of the award amount, except for small communities. …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Competition Notes

In the previous fiscal year, $306 million was available to support approximately 2,500 awards.

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations
Eligibility Notes

Public utilities and mutual water companies are eligible, as long as they propose a project with a clear and definite public purpose that benefits the …Read More →

Summary

The Conservancy Proposition 1 grants fund multi-benefit ecosystem and watershed protection and restoration projects. Priority project types include: water sustainability improvements, anadromous fish habitat enhancement, …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/10/03
Due Date Notes
Additional funding rounds anticipated.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/08/03
Min Award
$100,000
Max Award
$2,500,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$2,500,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

There are no stated matching requirements for this program, but projects that leverage private, federal, or local cash or in-kind …Read More →

Funder
California State Coastal Conservancy
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$30,000,000
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated using a point system – see page 12 of the RFP …Read More →

Category/Topic
Economic Development, Education, Housing
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Applicants must be representative of the geographic area to be served; currently providing at least one of the solutions from the proposed continuum of solutions; …Read More →

Summary

This program seeks to improve the educational and developmental outcomes of children and youth in distressed communities. The program provides funding to organizations for the …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/09/06
Due Date Notes
Applicants are strongly encouraged to notify the Department of Education of their intent to apply. Send an email by August 11 to PromiseNeighborhoods@ed.gov
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/07/08
Min Award
$4,000,000
Max Award
$6,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$30,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least a one-to-one match in cash or in-kind contributions.

Funder
U. S. Department of Education, Office of Innovation and Improvement
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$29,800,000
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated on: Need for the project Quality of program design Quality of …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Applicants that serve high poverty zip codes, federally designated Promise Zones, or rural counties will receive additional points in the evaluation process. Sole proprietorships are …Read More →

Summary

New entities or existing grantees can apply to use funding to partner with local child care providers to provide comprehensive, high-quality services to eligible infants …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/08/24
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/06/23
Min Award
$750,000
Max Award
$8,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$8,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least 20 percent of the total approved cost of the project via nonfederal cash or in-kind …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$135,000,000
Competition Notes

Funding will be allocated for each Administration for Children and Families region.

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include public agencies or departments, public universities, special districts, joint power authorities, counties, cities, and other political subdivisions of the state. In watersheds …Read More →

Summary

Funds granted by WCB under the Program will be focused on addressing the objective of providing and protecting enhanced stream flow, especially in those streams …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/08/31
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/07/01
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

There are no stated matching requirements for this program, however, applications that propose cash and/or in kind contributions will receive …Read More →

Funder
California Resources Agency, Wildlife Conservation Board
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$56,643,722
Competition Notes

Previous reward recipients include: The Resource Conservation District of Monterey County The Thatcher School Smith …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are local agencies, including: cities, counties, municipal utility districts, sanitary districts, sanitation districts, water districts as defined in Section 20200 of the California …Read More →

Summary

This program supports water conservation and water use efficiency projects and programs to achieve urban water use targets. This program is intended to be a …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/08/31
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/06/16
Max Award
$3,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$3,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least 50 percent of the total project cost via non-state secured funds. The cost sharing requirement …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Water Resources
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$10,000,000
Category/Topic
Workforce Development
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are regional workforce partnerships of public and private sector entities. Lead applicants must be workforce investment systems, education and training providers, business-related nonprofits, …Read More →

Summary

This program will strengthen the pipeline of skilled workers to expand an economic region's middle- to high-skilled workforce within one or more prioritized sectors. Support …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/08/25
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/06/06
Min Award
$1,000,000
Max Award
$6,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$6,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must secure cash and/or in-kind leveraged resources that amount to at least 25 percent of the total requested funds. …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$100,000,000
Competition Notes

To meet the legislative intent of positioning American workers to reduce the need for skilled …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are: states, local governments, and passenger and freight railroad carriers. Only states and political subdivisions of states, such as cities, counties, boroughs, and …Read More →

Summary

This program provides support for improving the safety of rail infrastructure, specifically the acquisition, improvement or rehabilitation of intermodal or rail equipment or facilities, including …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/06/14
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/04/29
Max Award
$5,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least 50 percent of the total cost via nonfederal contributions. The level and degree to which …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$25,000,000
Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Tax-exempt private nonprofit organizations are eligible to apply for projects related to recreation trails. First priority for funding will go to cities, counties, country transportation …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to encourage active modes of transportation, including bicycling and walking. The program seeks to increase the proportion of biking …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/06/15
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/03/17
Min Award
$250,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

There are no stated matching requirements, however the funding agency encourages unspecified matching contributions and applicants that provide such contributions …Read More →

Funder
California Transportation Agency, California Department of Transportation (Caltrans)
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated on: Benefit for disadvantaged communities (10 points) Potential for increased walking …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include: State agencies Local governments Special districts Some private nonprofit organizations Businesses are ineligible to apply.

Summary

This program provides funding for eligible mitigation activities that reduce disaster losses and protect life and property from future disaster damages. Projects must include the …Read More →

Due Date Notes
Unspecified.
Min Award
$75,000
Max Award
$150,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$150,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide 25 percent of the total project cost from a nonfederal source, which must be in place at …Read More →

Funder
California Governor's Office of Emergency Services, Hazard Mitigation Division
Competition Notes

Funding Notes: An unspecified amount of funding is expected to be available to support awards …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Applicants may submit a proposal in partnership with other entities that intend to participate in the implementation of the project, including vehicle manufacturers, equipment vendors, …Read More →

Summary

This program supports the nation's transit fleet in transitioning to the lowest polluting and most energy-efficient transit vehicle technologies. Funding will support the purchase or …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/05/13
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/04/29
Min Award
$1,002,600
Max Award
$9,803,860
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$9,803,860
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide nonfederal cash or in-kind match: At least 15 percent of the total transit bus cost, At least …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$55,000,000
Competition Notes

Applicants are encouraged to consider scaling projects in increments of one or two transit buses …Read More →

Category/Topic
Criminal Justice, Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include: intermediary organizations with 501 (c) (3) status, including community or faith-based organizations, or women's or minority organizations. All applicants must have the …Read More →

Summary

This program assists communities in planning and implementing comprehensive reentry programs that help young offenders to transition successfully into their home communities after incarceration. Projects …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/04/19
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/03/17
Max Award
$4,500,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$4,500,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Applicants that include matching funds will not receive additional consideration during the review process.

Funder
U. S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$30,250,000
Competition Notes

Applicants that request the maximum award amount must ensure that their subawardees cumulatively serve at …Read More →

Category/Topic
Workforce Development
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

General applicants must be able to administer a multistage program; however, awarded funds may be given to one applicant per state and/or for applicants who …Read More →

Summary

This program supports projects that foster and promote part-time work experiences and work opportunities in community service activities for unemployed low-income individuals ages 55 and …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/04/29
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/03/15
Max Award
$50,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$50,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least a 10 percent nonfederal match using cash or in-kind resources. Projects located in economically depressed …Read More →

Funder
U. S, Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$338,520,000
Competition Notes

Previous award recipients include: Asociacion National Pro Personas Mayores (Pasadena, CA) Easter Seals, Inc. (Chicago) …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include: transit agencies, metropolitan planning organizations, political subdivisions of a state or local government, and multi-jurisdictional groups or consortia of research or academic …Read More →

Summary

This program supports the development of model deployment sites for large-scale installation and operation of advanced transportation technologies to improve safety, efficiency, and system performance. …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/06/03
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/03/22
Max Award
$12,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$12,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least 50 percent of project costs via nonfederal contributions.

Funder
U. S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$60,000,000
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated on technical merit and staffing,

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are metropolitan planning organizations that serve an urbanized area of more than 200,000 individuals; units of local government or groups of local government; …Read More →

Summary

This program supports freight and highway projects of national or regional significance. The program funds projects that address critical freight issues facing highways and bridges …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/04/14
Due Date Notes
Applications must be submitted between March 15, 2016 and April 14, 2016. Applicants are encouraged to email an optional notice of interest by March 25, 2016.
Min Award
$5,000,000
Max Award
$100,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$100,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least 40 percent of project costs. Eligible nonfederal sources of matching contributions include state funds, local …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Transportation
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$800,000,000
Competition Notes

Awards are available in two categories: large projects and small projects. Minimum award for large …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment, Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include port authorities and nonprofit organizations or institutions that represent or provide pollution reduction or those that have as their principal purpose the …Read More →

Summary

This program supports projects that will achieve significant reductions in diesel emissions and diesel emissions exposure, particularly from fleets operating at or servicing goods movement …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/04/26
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/02/25
Min Award
$100,000
Max Award
$4,400,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$4,400,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide nonfederal matching contributions for projects involving engine upgrades, certain idle reduction technologies, shore connection systems, truck stop …Read More →

Funder
U.S, Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air and Rediation
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$26,000,000
Competition Notes

Funding amounts per funding agency region. Funding is limited based on type of project, for …Read More →

Category/Topic
Criminal Justice, Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligibility Notes

Eligible Los Angles County Transportation Agencies: City of Los Angeles Department of Transportation, Foothill Transit, Long Beach Transit, Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority X, …Read More →

Summary

This program provides funding to eligible publicly owned operators of public transportation to help protect critical surface transportation infrastructure and the traveling public from acts …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/04/29
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/02/16
Match Required?
No
Funder
U.S Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$87,000,000
Category/Topic
Education, Workforce Development
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions
Eligibility Notes

Funding agency particularly encourages proposals from two-year institutions, minority serving institutions, historically Black colleges and universities, Hispanic-serving institutions, tribal colleges, and rural institutions. Strand 1 …Read More →

Summary

This program provides scholarships for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines to low-income, academically talented students with demonstrated financial need. The program helps low-income …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/04/20
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/02/17
Min Award
$650,000
Max Award
$5,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,000,000
Match Required?
No
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$70,000,000
Competition Notes

Proposals will be evaluated based on: Intellectual merit Broader impacts

Category/Topic
Education, Workforce Development
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are public and private partnerships of at least three eligible entities. Lead applicants must be pubic or nonprofit organizations, including: workforce development boards, …Read More →

Summary

This grant program is designed to equip individuals with the skills they need through innovative approaches that can rapidly train workers for and connect them …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/03/11
Due Date Notes
Applications must be received no later than 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time on 3/11/16.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/11/17
Min Award
$2,000,000
Max Award
$50,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$50,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Cost sharing or matching funds are not required for this program; however, applicants that leverage resources equal to at least …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$100,000,000
Competition Notes

Approximately $100 million is available to support an estimated 30 to 40 awards ranging from …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment, Housing
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include: State agencies Local governments Special districts Some private nonprofit organizations Applicants must have a FEMA-approved local or tribal mitigation plan at the …Read More →

Summary

HMGP funds may be used to fund projects that will reduce or eliminate the losses from future disasters. Projects must provide a long-term solution to …Read More →

Due Date Notes
Unspecified. Availability of funding, along with an application deadline, will be announced following a disaster declaration.
Max Award
$3,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$3,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide 25 percent of the total project cost from a nonfederal source, which must be in place at …Read More →

Funder
California Governor's Office of Emergency Services, Hazard Mitigation Division
Competition Notes

Funding Notes: An unspecified amount of funding is expected to be available to support awards …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are public and private entities seeking to finance, design, construct, own, or operate an eligible project, including: state departments of transportation, local governments …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to provide credit assistance for qualified projects of regional and national significance. Many large-scale surface transportation projects are eligible …Read More →

Due Date Notes
Rolling.
Min Award
$15,000,000
Max Award
$50,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$50,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

For secured loans and loan guarantees, applicants must provide at least 51 percent of the reasonably anticipated eligible project costs. …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Transportation, TIFIA Joint Program Office
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$275,000,000
Competition Notes

Previous grantees include: Chicago Department of Transportation Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transit Authority Texas Department …Read More →

Category/Topic
Health and Nutrition
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are public or private nonprofit entities, including local and regional entities, faith-based organizations, and American Indian/Alaska Native/Native American (AI/AN/NA) organizations. Eligibility is limited …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to support the establishment and operation of voluntary family planning projects. Services must be provided to all individuals seeking …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/01/11
Due Date Notes
Project start date for California is 4/1/16.
Min Award
$142,000
Max Award
$20,175,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$20,175,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

While there is no fixed cost-sharing amount, applicants must provide financial support from other sources. In general, the funding agency …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Population Affairs
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$104,000,000
Competition Notes

$20,175,000 is allocated to California.

Category/Topic
Housing
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Eligible entities are: cities, counties, and cities and counties that, by the date set forth in the applicable NOFA, have adopted housing elements that HCD …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of the program is "to increase the overall supply of housing affordable to lower income households by providing financial incentives to cities and …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/02/04
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/10/26
Min Award
$75,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
Department of Housing and Community Development, Division of Housing Policy Development
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$30,000,000
Competition Notes

Previous awardees: City of Pasadena City of Los Angeles County of Sacramento San Francisco Parks …Read More →

Category/Topic
Housing
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are states, Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) entitlement recipients such as cities and urban counties, non-entitlement communities assisted by states that administer CDBG …Read More →

Summary

This program provides states and communities with a source of financing for economic development, housing rehabilitation, public facilities, and large-scale physical development projects. All projects …Read More →

Due Date Notes
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Applications must initially be submitted to the appropriate local funding agency, information about which is available online at portal.hud.gov/hudportal.
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

There are no matching requirements for this program. Applicants must pledge their current and future CDBG allocations to cover the …Read More →

Funder
U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Community Planning and Development
Category/Topic
Education, Workforce Development
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include one or more of the following (in any combination): school districts, county offices of education, charter schools with active charter numbers, and …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to support educational, economic, and workforce development to provide K-12 with the knowledge and skills necessary to transition to …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/11/30
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

One-to one cash match required for the first funding term. For the second term, applicants provide $1.50 for every $1 …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Education
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$400,000,000
Competition Notes

A total of $400 million is available to support formula-based awards through this program in …Read More →

Category/Topic
Housing
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are public agencies and private entities including for-profit or nonprofit corporations, cities and counties, joint powers authorities, special districts or political subdivisions of …Read More →

Summary

This program provides loans to support the development of affordable multifamily rental housing that contains permanent supportive housing units, traditional units, or affordable housing units …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/12/14
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/10/13
Max Award
$10,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$10,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

There are no matching requirements, however, applications that leverage development funding or rental or operating subsidies will receive additional consideration.

Funder
California Department of Housing and Community Development, Division of Financial Assistance
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$75,000,000
Competition Notes

At least 31 percent of available funds or approximately $23.25 million will be allocated to …Read More →

Category/Topic
Workforce Development
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions
Eligibility Notes

Community colleges only.

Summary

The purpose of the California Apprenticeship Initiative (CAI) is to support the creation of new and innovative apprenticeship opportunities in priority and emerging industry sections …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/10/28
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/09/17
Min Award
$1,000,000
Max Award
$1,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$1,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
California Community College Chancellor's Office: Division of Workforce and Economic Development
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$1,000,000
Competition Notes

Only California Community Colleges are eligible to apply for this TA grant. If an application …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment, Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

California-based public agencies such as air districts, transit agencies, school districts, or local government agencies and California-based non-profit organizations with expertise implementing zero-emission vehicle deployments …Read More →

Summary

This project is intended to help accelerate the deployment of a variety of commercially available medium- and heavy-duty zero-emission vehicles by placing a significant number …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/01/29
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/10/01
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

The Grantee is required to match a minimum of 25 percent of the total project cost. A minimum of 10 …Read More →

Funder
California Environmental Protection Agency: Air Resources Board
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$23,658,000
Competition Notes

The FY 2015-2016 Funding Plan specifies individual funding amounts for truck projects and bus projects, …Read More →

Category/Topic
Workforce Development
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are California community colleges and California Department of Education local education agencies (LEAs), including regional occupational centers and programs, adult schools, county offices …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to create new and innovative apprenticeship opportunities in sectors in which apprenticeship training does not exist. Funding through this …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/11/06
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/09/10
Min Award
$250,000
Max Award
$1,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$1,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Participating employers must provide at least 10 percent of the award amount via cash or in-kind contributions. Cash match may …Read More →

Funder
California Community College Chancellor's Office: Division of Workforce and Economic Development
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$10,500,000
Competition Notes

In order to be successful, potential grantees should be prepared to quickly find employers who …Read More →

Category/Topic
Community Development, Housing
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Summary

Community Compass Technical Assistance and Capacity Building grants are intended to support grantees that will provide effective technical assistance (TA) and capacity building to other …Read More →

Priority Medium
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/09/25
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/08/12
Min Award
$250,000
Max Award
$15,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$15,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Community Planning and Development
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$44,900,000
Competition Notes

The small number of awards nationally makes this a relatively competitive program.

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions
Eligibility Notes

Institutions of higher education in the United States and its territories that grant associate, baccalaureate, or graduate degrees in these disciplines: biological sciences (except medicine …Read More →

Summary

The purposes of this program are 1) to increase the recruitment, retention, student success, and graduation (including student transfer) of low-income academically talented students with …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/09/22
Due Date Notes
Second due date is May 16, 2016.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/06/25
Min Award
$650,000
Max Award
$5,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
U.S. National Science Foundation
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$70,000,000
Competition Notes

Proposals will be evaluated on intellectual merits and potential broader impacts. Emphasis will be placed …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment, Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

California-based public agencies such as air districts, and local government entities or agencies and California-based nonprofit organizations may apply to become the project Grantee.The Grantee …Read More →

Summary

This project will provide greenhouse gas, criteria pollutant, and toxic air contaminant emission reduction benefits to disadvantaged communities. Projects funded under this solicitation will demonstrate …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/09/24
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/06/23
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

The grantee is required to match a minimum of 25 percent of the total project cost. A minimum of 10 …Read More →

Funder
California Environmental Protection Agency, Air Resources Board
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$23,658,500
Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

California-based public agencies such as air districts, ports, and local government entities or agencies and California-based nonprofit organizations with expertise implementing large scale advanced tech …Read More →

Summary

This project will provide greenhouse gas, criteria pollutant, and toxic air contaminant emission reduction benefits to disadvantaged communities. The project is intended to demonstrate multiple …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/09/24
Due Date Notes
Applications are due to ARB no later than 5:00 p.m., September 24, 2015
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/06/23
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

A minimum match of 25 percent of total project costs is required. A minimum of 10 percent of the goal …Read More →

Funder
California Environmental Protection Agency, Air Resources Board
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$23,658,497
Category/Topic
Health and Nutrition
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligibility is limited to applicants that propose a project for an available service area. Service areas under 16-003 may apply for a new site, continuation …Read More →

Summary

The program offers new and continued support for community-based and patient-directed primary, preventive,and enabling health care services to underserved communities. The program facilitates operational support …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/08/18
Due Date Notes
Applications must be submitted to grants.gov by August 18, 2015 and at Health Resource and Service Administration's Electronic Handbooks by September 1, 2015.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/06/16
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

No match is required, but the funding agency will take into consideration an applicant's plans to secure and maximize federal, …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of health and Human Services, Bureau of Primary Care
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$308,999,996
Competition Notes

Only one award will be made in each service area. Award amounts will not exceed …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Nonprofits may apply in partnership with one or more LEAS a or a consortium of two or more public elementary or secondary schools. For-profit entities …Read More →

Summary

The program expands projects that are supported by strong evidence of effectiveness toward the goal of improving education for high-need students. Scale-up projects are expected …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/08/04
Due Date Notes
Applicants are encouraged to submit an optional notice of intent to apply online at www.surveymonkey.com by June 25, 2015.

A webinar will be held to provide Information on this opportunity, with the date available online at http://www2.ed.gov/programs/innovation/index.html
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/06/05
Min Award
$19,000,000
Max Award
$20,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$20,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide a match of at least 10% of the award amount in cash or in-kind contributions from one …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Education, Office of Innovation and Improvement
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$20,000,000
Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Nonprofits may apply in partnership with one or more LEAS a or a consortium of two or more public elementary or secondary schools. For-profit entities …Read More →

Summary

This program funds the expansion and validation of projects addressing persistent educational challenges that are supported by moderate evidence of effectiveness to the national or …Read More →

Priority High
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/08/04
Due Date Notes
Applicants are encouraged to submit an optional notice of intent to apply online at www.surveymonkey.com by June 25, 2015.

A webinar will be held for this funding opportunity, with the date to be announced online at http://www2.ed.gov/programs/innovation/index.html
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/06/05
Min Award
$12,000,000
Max Award
$12,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$12,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide a match of at least 10% of the award amount in cash or in-kind contributions from one …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Education, Office of Innovation and Improvement
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$48,000,000
Competition Notes

A total of $112.4 million is expected to be available through this and two other …Read More →

Category/Topic
Housing
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Nonprofits that have been certified as community housing development organizations Cities and counties not designated as a participating jurisdiction by HUD, not participants in a …Read More →

Summary

This program creates and retains decent, safe, sanitary, and affordable housing for renters, new homebuyers, or existing homeowners by supporting housing rehabilitation, new construction, and …Read More →

Priority Medium
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/07/15
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/05/15
Min Award
$300,000
Max Award
$5,500,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,500,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
CA Department of Housing and Community Development, Division of Financial Assistance
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$26,000,000
Competition Notes

Limited to select jurisdictions. 15% will be reserved for funding agency-certified CHDOs. 50% will be …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools
Summary

This grant funds emergency repairs and modernization efforts of school facilities for eligible local educational agencies that receive formula impact aid funds. Funding will be …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/06/30
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/04/13
Min Award
$60,000
Max Award
$6,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$1,800,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Except for applicants with no practical capacity to issues bonds, applicants must provide at least 50% match of the total …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Education, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$6,000,000
Category/Topic
Community Development, Economic Development
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Native American Tribes, Private Corporations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are certified community development financial institutions that are qualified issuers. Applicanst can submit applications to become qualified issuers before or together with an …Read More →

Summary

Part B; Guarantee Applications This program provides a significant source of capital to qualified community development financial institutions by providing guarantees of bonds. Through this …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/06/12
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/04/10
Min Award
$10,000,000
Max Award
$100,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$100,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
U.S. Department of the Treasury, Community Development Financial Institutions
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$750,000,000
Competition Notes

Applications will be evaluated according to criteria that includes: historical financial ratios, quantitative and qualitative …Read More →

Category/Topic
Community Development, Economic Development
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Native American Tribes, Private Corporations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are certified community development financial institutions, or their designees, that are able to issues bonds and make loans, and that demonstrate a capacity …Read More →

Summary

Part A – Qualified Issuer Applications This program ensures a significant source of capital to qualified community development financial institutions (CDFIs) by providing guarantees of …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/06/05
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/04/10
Min Award
$10,000,000
Max Award
$100,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
U.S. Department of the Treasury, Community Development Financial Institutions Fund
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$750,000,000
Competition Notes

Rather than providing monetary funds, this program will select qualified issuers that will serve as …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment, Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Joint powers authorities and special districts are eligible, provided that most members are local or California authorities. Partnerships are encouraged. Applicant does not need to …Read More →

Summary

This program supports projects that directly or indirectly mitigate the environmental effects of existing transportaion facilities or the construction of new facilities. The program encourages …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/07/13
Due Date Notes
Signed versions of board resolutions and certification letters submitted in draft with the application are due on August 12, 2015.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/04/14
Max Award
$1,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$1,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Applications reflecting other sources of funds for the project will receive additional points.

Funder
CAL Resources Agency, California Natural Resources Agency
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$7,000,000
Competition Notes

40% of awards will be allocated to the northern part of the state and 60% …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include transit agencies, port authorities, metropolitan planning organizations, multistate or multi-jurisdictional consortia.

Summary

The purpose of this program is to support surface transportation projects that will provide significant and measurable improvements over the status quo and will anchor …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/06/05
Due Date Notes
Mandatory pre-application is due May 4, 2015
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/04/03
Min Award
$10,000,000
Max Award
$200,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$200,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least 20% of the total project costs. This requirement may be reduced or waived for projects …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Transportation
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$500,000,000
Competition Notes

No more than $125 million will be awarded to projects in any one state. At …Read More →

Category/Topic
Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes
Eligibility Notes

Cities, counties, or tribal governments. Tribal governments may apply jointly with an eligible city or county.

Summary

The purpose of this program is to assist with the construction of safety improvements on public roads, publicly owned bicycle or pedestrian pathways or trails, …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/07/31
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/04/27
Min Award
$100,000
Max Award
$10,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$10,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least 10% of total project cost.

Funder
Department of Transportation (CalTrans)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$150,000,000
Category/Topic
Environment, Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Any pubic or private entity with a mobile source project that results in cost-effective PM and/or NOx reduction not subject to current regulations is eligible. …Read More →

Summary

This program seeks to achieve near-term emission reductions of nitrogen oxide (NOx), particulate mater (PM) and reactive organic gases by promoting the deployment of low-emission …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/06/03
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/03/09
Min Award
$2,000,000
Max Award
$7,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$7,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

No stated matching requirements, however, sources of co-funding must be included in the application.

Funder
CA Air Quality Management District, South Coast Air Quality Management District
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$23,000,000
Competition Notes

NOFA includes lengthy, detailed list of funding exclusions and required forms.

Category/Topic
Criminal Justice, Health and Nutrition
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Ineligible institutions include Federal Bureau of Prisons institutions and its various correctional or community facilities and programs.

Summary

This program expands and/or enhances substance abuse treatment and related recovery and reentry services to adult offenders returning to the community from incarceration. Applicants must …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/05/26
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/03/24
Max Award
$400,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$1,200,000
Match Required?
No
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$4,000,000
Category/Topic
Criminal Justice, Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Funder invites joint applications, however, one entity must be designated as applicant, others as subrecipients.

Summary

The purpose of this program is to build sound and objective knowledge to improve the safety of schools, students, and communities. Projects must include a …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/06/12
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/04/02
Min Award
$200,000
Max Award
$15,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$15,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Matching funds proposed by successful applicants will become mandatory and subject to audit.

Funder
U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs
Competition Notes

Previously funded projects include: improved disciplinary policies, restorative justice, threat assessment using social media, bullying …Read More →

Category/Topic
Community Development, Environment, Workforce Development
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Publicly owned utilities are ineligible.

Summary

Program will support market facilitation projects that realize significant, long-term energy efficiency gains in the building sector. Projects will ensure that an adequately trained workforce …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/06/04
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/03/18
Min Award
$2,000,000
Max Award
$4,500,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$4,500,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicant must provide 50% of the goal requested amount using cash an/or in-kind contributions. Applicants providing more than the minimum …Read More →

Funder
California Energy Commission
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$9,000,000
Competition Notes

Awards range from $2 million to $4.5 million to a total of $9 million. $4.5 …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education, Workforce Development
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Local workforce investment boards and sponsors of apprenticeship programs are eligible.

Summary

This program supports demonstration projects that provide training and education to Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) recipients to prepare them for employment in the …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/05/29
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/03/30
Min Award
$600,000
Max Award
$3,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$15,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Office of Family Assistance
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$58,000,000
Category/Topic
Health and Nutrition
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligibility is limited as follows: Category 1: Health departments whose jurisdiction includes one or more of 32 Metropolitan Statistical Divisions in which there are greater …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to support health departments in implementing pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and Data to Care demonstration projects. Projects must adopt one …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/06/01
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/03/31
Min Award
$500,000
Max Award
$7,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$21,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

No match is required, but applicants that leverage other resources and related ongoing efforts to promote sustainability are strongly encouraged.

Funder
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$125,000,000
Category/Topic
Community Development, Education, Housing
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Funding is limited to publicly subsidized multifamily housing developments owned by either of the following two entities: 1. A public housing agency that has been …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to increase broadband access and adoption in publicly supported communities (PSCs). The California Advanced Services Fund (CASF) was expanded …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/07/01
Due Date Notes
Applicants may submit applications at their convenience using the guidance provided in the Application Instructions. The Commission will process applications on a quarterly basis. To be considered in that timeframe, applications must be received on or before the following dates:

January 15, 2015
April 1, 2015
July 1, 2015
October 1, 2015
January 1, 2016
April 1, 2016
July 1, 2016
October 1, 2016
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Required match of 15% of the total project costs. Applicants must also sustain the project for 12 months or until …Read More →

Funder
California Public Utilities Commission
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$5,000,000
Competition Notes

The cost of eligible devices is limited to $250 per device.

Category/Topic
Community Development, Housing
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Funding is limited to publicly subsidized multifamily housing developments owned by either of the following two entities: 1. A public housing agency that has been …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to increase broadband access and adoption in publicly supported communities (PSCs) The California Advanced Services Fund (CASF) was expanded …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/07/01
Due Date Notes
Applicants may submit applications at their convenience using the guidance provided in the Application Instructions. The Commission will process applications on a quarterly basis. To be considered in that timeframe, applications must be received on or before the following dates:

January 15, 2015
April 1, 2015
July 1, 2015
October 1, 2015
January 1, 2016
April 1, 2016
July 1, 2016
October 1, 2016
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide the cost of bandwidth on a monthly basis for the five-year project period, and maintenance and operations …Read More →

Funder
California Public Utilities Commission
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$20,000,000
Competition Notes

Funding will be limited as follows: For projects connecting 50 PSC units or less, the …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment, Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

A transportation planning agency, county transportation commission, or the San Diego Metropolitan Transit Development Board, that is eligible for State Transit Assistance funds, per PUC …Read More →

Summary

The Low Carbon Transit Operations Program (LCTOP) is one of several programs that are part of the Transit, Affordable Housing, and Sustainable Communities Program established …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/04/15
Due Date Notes
Cycle 2 project expenditure proposals are due on April 15, 2015.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2014/12/01
Match Required?
No
Funder
California Department of Transportation, California Air Resource Board, and the State Controller's Office
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$25,000,000
Competition Notes

2014-15 eligible allocations by regional entity are available at http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/MassTrans/Docs-Pdfs/3228-ggrf/2014-2015.lowcarbon.eligibility.list.pdf

Category/Topic
Environment, Transportation
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are public agencies, including joint powers agencies, that operate or have planning responsibility for existing or planned regularly scheduled intercity rail service and …Read More →

Summary

In 2014, the California Legislature passed Senate Bill 862, which established the Transit & Intercity Rail Capital Program. The program was then amended in 2015 …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/04/05
Due Date Notes
Applications due by 5:00 PM on April 5, 2016
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/02/05
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Funding leverage is desirable and will be considered in the evaluation of expected project impacts. For capital projects that result …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Transportation
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$440,000,000
Competition Notes

In 2015, 14 projects were selected with awards ranging from $200,000 to $41,181,000. See http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/MassTrans/Docs-Pdfs/TIRCPAwardList06302015.pdf …Read More →

Category/Topic
Housing
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible sponsors: Any individual, joint venture, partnership, limited partnership, trust, corporation, limited liability company, local public entity, duly constituted governing body of an Indian reservation …Read More →

Summary

VHHP funds will be provided as post-construction permanent loans. Program loans may have two tranches, a base tranche and an operating reserve offset tranche. The …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/04/27
Due Date Notes
Applications are due on 5:00 PM on 4/27/15
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/02/20
Max Award
$10,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$10,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Applications that leverage development funding or rental or operating subsidies will receive additional consideration in the evaluation process.

Funder
California Housing Finance Agency and California Department of Veterans Affairs
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$75,000,000
Competition Notes

Not less than 31 percent of the total amount awarded (estimated to be $23.25 million) …Read More →

Category/Topic
Community Development, Housing
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include the following: states, cities, urban counties, and consortia of contiguous units of general local governments Local jurisdictions are required to meet a …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to create affordable housing for low-income households while simultaneously expanding and strengthening partnerships among all levels of government and …Read More →

Priority Medium
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/08/15
Due Date Notes
This funding opportunity will accept applications on a rolling basis, but not later than August 15, 2015 for the current round of funding.
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

This program requires a 25 percent funding match from the applicant.

Funder
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development-Office of Community Planning and Development (OCPD)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$955,380,000
Competition Notes

The funding amount available to individual jurisdictions is dependent upon the amount allocated to each …Read More →

Category/Topic
Health and Nutrition
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Applicants must be a unit of state or local government, or a tribal organization.

Summary

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS), is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2016 Cooperative Agreements for …Read More →

Priority Medium
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/04/10
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/02/12
Max Award
$3,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$12,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least a one-to-three match of federal funds using cash or in-kind contributions in the first three …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services-Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$52,905,470
Competition Notes

Proposed budgets cannot exceed $3,000,000 for state applicants and $1,000,000 for political subdivisions of states.

Category/Topic
Community Development, Criminal Justice, Economic Development, Education, Health and Nutrition, Workforce Development
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

This competition is open to existing grantmaking institutions (organizations that provide grants to nonprofits as an essential means of fulfilling their mission) or eligible partnerships …Read More →

Summary

The Social Innovation awards grants to grantmaking institutions, referred to as “intermediaries.” These intermediaries in turn competitively select, provide grants to, and otherwise support high-performing …Read More →

Priority High
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/03/17
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/01/21
Min Award
$1,000,000
Max Award
$10,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$10,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide a one-to-one cash match from private and other non-federal sources. A majority of awarded federal funds must …Read More →

Funder
Coporation for National and COmmunity Service (CNCS)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$39,000,000
Competition Notes

Funding is available for one year.

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Summary

The purpose of this program is to advance a 21st century conceptualization of education in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) that includes computing. Projects …Read More →

Priority Medium
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/03/08
Due Date Notes
This funding opportunity includes a second cycle of funding with a due date of 03/08/2016.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/01/09
Max Award
$2,500,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$2,500,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
U.S. National Science Foundation-Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR) and Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE)
Competition Notes

The funder has indicated that there will be a total of 30 to 37 grants …Read More →

Category/Topic
Workforce Development
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are consortia consisting at least of one private-sector entity and one public-sector entity, as defined in the NOFA, as primary partners. Projects must …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to support an apprenticeship system that will meet the country's particular economic, industry, and workforce needs. The program will …Read More →

Priority High
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/04/30
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2014/12/11
Min Award
$2,500,000
Max Award
$5,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
U.S. Department of Labor-Employment and Training Administration
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$100,000,000
Competition Notes

The small number of awards nationally makes this a highly competitive opportunity.

Category/Topic
Education, Workforce Development
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are consortia in one of the following categories: Regional consortia: consortia consisting of multiple local educational agencies (LEAs), community colleges, and business partners, …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to support kindergarten through community college (K-14) career pathway programs that will provide students with a sequenced pathway of …Read More →

Priority Medium
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/02/06
Due Date Notes
Important: A required Letter of Intent to Apply must be submitted by November 21, 2014.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2014/11/03
Max Award
$15,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$15,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Sustainability is a key criteria of this opportunity, and applicants are expected to demonstrate that program activities will be fully …Read More →

Funder
California Department of Education
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$250,000,000
Competition Notes

Awards were made to 39 consortia in the FY 2014 cycle of funding.

Category/Topic
Education, Workforce Development
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools
Eligibility Notes

Applications require a consortium that includes one local education agency (LEA) as the lead applicant, one community college, and one business partner. Applicants must meet …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to support kindergarten through community college (K-14) career pathway programs that will provide students with a sequenced pathway of …Read More →

Priority Medium
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/01/09
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2014/11/03
Max Award
$600,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$600,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Matching amount is unspecified, but must be thoroughly documented by the applicant.

Funder
California Department of Education
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$6,000,000
Competition Notes

This opportunity includes a relatively small number of awards statewide, however there is likely to …Read More →

Category/Topic
Housing
State or Federal?
State
Eligible Entities
Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations
Eligibility Notes

Eligibility Notes: Eligible applicants are nonprofit or for-profit developers. Eligible public agencies may partner with nonprofit or for-profit organizations on joint applications, but are ineligible …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to support the development of higher-density affordable and mixed-income housing in locations that are designated as infill. Projects must …Read More →

Priority Medium
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2014/12/10
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2014/10/02
Min Award
$500,000
Max Award
$4,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$4,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

A match from the applicant is recommended but not required.

Funder
California Departyment of Housing and Community Development-Division of Financial Assistance
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$40,000,000
Category/Topic
Community Development, Criminal Justice, Economic Development, Education, Housing
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations
Eligibility Notes

There are three key eligibility criteria for Choice Neighborhoods funding.  In addition to being an eligible applicant, the application must also demonstrate that the proposal targets an eligible housing project and is located in an eligible neighborhood.   Public Housing Authorities (PHAs), local governments, tribal entities, nonprofits, and for-profit developers that apply jointly with a public entity are eligible to apply.  The local government of jurisdiction, or tribe for applications that target Indian Housing, must be included as the Co-Applicant if it is not the Lead Applicant.  For-profit and nonprofit entities that apply must own the target housing.   Each application must focus on the revitalization of at least one severely distressed public and/or assisted housing project.  Eligible neighborhoods are those with at least 20 percent of the residents estimated …Read More →

Summary

Choice Neighborhoods Implementation Grants support the implementation of comprehensive neighborhood revitalization plans that are expected to achieve the following three core goals: 1. Housing: Replace …Read More →

Priority High
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2016/06/28
Due Date Notes
Application submission is through grants.gov.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2016/03/31
Max Award
$30,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$30,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

A five percent cash or in-kind match of the federal request is required.

Funder
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development-Office of Public and Indian Housing, Office of Public Housing Investments
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$120,000,000
Competition Notes

This is a highly competitive national opportunity. At least $75 million must be awarded to …Read More →

Category/Topic
Environment
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Summary

The purpose of this RFI is to solicit feedback from industry, academia, research laboratories, government agencies, and other stakeholders on general issues and topics to …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2014/05/20
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2014/04/17
Match Required?
No
Funder
U.S. Department of Energy, Advanced Manufactoring Office
Competition Notes

This opportunity was not competitive as there were no awards made: "This is solely a …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
State Government
Eligibility Notes

Awards are made to States. To be eligible, states must either serve 10% or more of four-year-old children in a State Preschool Program; or have …Read More →

Summary

The Preschool Development Grants competition supports States to (1) build or enhance a preschool program infrastructure that would enable the delivery of high-quality preschool services …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2014/10/14
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2014/08/13
Min Award
$10,000,000
Max Award
$35,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$35,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Matching funds are not required, but the opportunity does include a competitive preference priority that provides 10 points to applicants …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Education
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$160,000,000
Competition Notes

An award maximum was provided for each state eligible to apply.

Category/Topic
Community Development
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

EDA is not authorized to provide grants or cooperative agreements to individuals or to for-profit entities. Requests from such entities will not be considered for …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to provide distressed communities/regions with resources to support job creation and private investment. Proposed strategies should build on existing …Read More →

Priority High
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/06/12
Due Date Notes
Due dates for this funding opportunity occur on a quarterly basis, with next deadlines 06/12/2015.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2013/11/25
Min Award
$100,000
Max Award
$3,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$3,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide a 50 percent match of the total project cost through cash or in-kind contributions.

Funder
Economic Development Administration
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$138,000,000
Category/Topic
Education, Workforce Development
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants for these grants are public or private non-profit agencies or organizations including rural, urban, or Native American agencies that have previously served disadvantaged …Read More →

Summary

YouthBuild grants are awarded to organizations to oversee the provision of education, occupational skills training, and employment services to disadvantaged youth in their communities while …Read More →

Priority High
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/06/05
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/04/06
Min Award
$700,000
Max Award
$1,100,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$3,300,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

A 25 percent non-federal cash or in-kind match is required.

Funder
Employment and Training Administration (ETA), U.S. Department of Labor (DOL)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$75,000,000
Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are partnerships that must include the following entities: A high-need local educational agency (LEA) A high-need school or a consortium of high-need schools …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to improve student achievement by improving the quality of new and prospective teachers through the preparation of prospective teachers …Read More →

Priority High
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2014/07/14
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2014/05/28
Min Award
$1,000,000
Max Award
$2,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$10,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide a one-to-one match via nonfederal cash and/or in-kind contributions. A waiver may be available to partnerships that …Read More →

Funder
Department of Education; Office of Innovation and Improvement
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$35,000,000
Category/Topic
Criminal Justice, Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, Local Public Agencies, State Government
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are: Local education agencies (LEAs), and public charter schools that are recognized as LEAs School districts State education agencies (SEAs) State criminal justice …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to expand the knowledge base about how personnel, programs, and activities contribute to school safety. Funding will support organizations …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2014/07/10
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2014/04/16
Min Award
$500,000
Max Award
$5,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$15,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Matching funds are not required for this program. However, leveraging multiple funding sources in a complementary manner to implement comprehensive …Read More →

Funder
Department of Justice; Office of Justice Programs (OJP) National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$47,000,000
Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions
Eligibility Notes

To qualify as an eligible minority-serving institution (MSI) for purposes of the set-aside, applicants must meet the qualifications described on pages 7-9 of the Guide …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to improve the accessibility, affordability, and attainability of higher education by supporting the development and evaluation of innovative approaches …Read More →

Priority High
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/06/30
Due Date Notes
Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: June 30, 2015.
Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: August 31, 2015.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/05/11
Min Award
$2,000,000
Max Award
$3,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$3,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
Department of Education; Office of Postsecondary Education
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$20,000,000
Category/Topic
Education, Workforce Development
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible lead applicants are: Public or nonprofit local workforce entities Local educational agencies Nonprofit organizations with relevant experience Applications must include at least one partner …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to provide high school students with rigorous academic and technical educational curricula that will address shortages in in-demand occupations …Read More →

Priority High
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2014/01/27
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2013/11/19
Min Award
$2,000,000
Max Award
$7,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$35,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide at least a 25 percent match using cash or in-kind contributions. Applicants are encouraged to propose a …Read More →

Funder
Department of Labor; Employment and Training Administration
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$100,000,000
Competition Notes

Project models must: Use a small learning community approach Integrate academic and career-focused curricula around …Read More →

Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants must fulfill the following requirements: Significantly closed the achievement gaps between groups of students described in section 1111(b)(2) of the Elementary and Secondary …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to develop solutions to persistent educational challenges that address a substantially large number of students on a national scale. …Read More →

Priority High
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2015/08/11
Due Date Notes
Notice of Intent to Apply due April 20, 2015; Development Pre-Applications due May 5, 2015; Deadline for Intergovernmental review: 60 days after the deadline date for transmittal of full application.

Entities that submit a highly rated pre-application, as scored by peer reviewers and as identified by the Department, will be invited to submit a full application for a Development grant. Other pre-applicants may choose to submit a full application. The Department will announce on its Web site the deadline for transmission of full applications. The deadline will also be communicated with applicants.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2015/03/30
Min Award
$3,000,000
Max Award
$3,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$15,000,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants must provide a private-sector match of at least 15 percent of the award amount using cash or in-kind contributions. …Read More →

Funder
Department of Education; Office of Innovation and Improvement
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$112,400,000
Category/Topic
Education, Workforce Development
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are institutions of higher education that offer programs that can be completed in not more than two years, including public, proprietary, or other …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to increase the capacity of community colleges and other eligible institutions to provide inclusive integrated education and career development, …Read More →

Most Recent/Current Due Date
2014/08/11
Due Date Notes
Estimated next due date 8/15.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2014/06/26
Max Award
$1,041,650
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$1,041,650
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

There are no matching requirements for this program; however, the leveraging of public and private resources to foster inclusive service …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Labor Office: Office of Disability Employment Policy
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$2,083,252
Competition Notes

Successful applicant will be required to plan, implement, and evaluate outcomes for their demonstration programs. …Read More →

Category/Topic
Community Development, Housing
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are: Public housing authorities (PHAs) Tribal entities Local governments Nonprofit organizations A lead applicant and/or co-applicant may participate in a maximum of three …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to support the development of comprehensive neighborhood revitalization plans for struggling neighborhoods with distressed public housing or HUD-assisted housing. …Read More →

Priority High
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2014/08/12
Due Date Notes
Estimated next due date: August 2015.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2014/06/13
Min Award
$400,000
Max Award
$500,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$500,000
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes

Applicants are required to leverage resources through cash or supporting commitments. Points will be awarded in the evaluation process according …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development; Office of Multifamily Housing Programs
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$5,000,000
Category/Topic
Community Development, Education
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants are care providers licensed by a state licensing agency to provide residential, group, or foster care services for dependent children.

Summary

The purpose of this program is to select residential care providers to furnish temporary shelter care and other related services to unaccompanied alien children (UAC) …Read More →

Priority High
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2014/08/05
Due Date Notes
Estimated next due date: August 2015.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2014/06/06
Min Award
$500,000
Max Award
$100,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$300,000,000
Match Required?
No
Funder
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; Administration for Children and Families (ACF) Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) Division of Children's Services (DCS)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$350,000,000
Competition Notes

Services must be provided in a structured, safe, and productive environment that meets or exceeds …Read More →

Category/Topic
Health and Nutrition
State or Federal?
Federal
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations
Eligibility Notes

Eligible applicants include: Local public health offices American Indian tribes and Alaskan Native villages Local housing authorities School districts Local transportation authorities Non-governmental entities, with …Read More →

Summary

The purpose of this program is to improve community health and reduce the burden of chronic disease through multisectoral community coalitions. This program supports strategies …Read More →

Priority High
Most Recent/Current Due Date
2014/07/22
Due Date Notes
Estimated next due date: July 2015.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
2014/05/22
Min Award
$100,000
Max Award
$4,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$12,000,000
Match Required?
No
Match Notes

Matching cash or in-kind contributions are strongly encouraged through this program. Applicants proposing to serve large/small cities and urban/small counties …Read More →

Funder
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; Centers for Disease Control
Total Amount Av