Category/Topic
Housing
State or Federal?
Federal
Summary
The Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2017 made approximately $13 million available for new Section 811 Housing Choice Vouchers (known as Mainstream Vouchers) to assist non-elderly persons with disabilities. The Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2018 made an additional $385 million available for new Mainstream Vouchers.
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes
Only public housing authorities (PHAs) and non-profit organizations that already administer Housing Choice Vouchers are eligible to apply. Indian housing authorities (IHAs) are not eligible because they do not administer Housing Choice Vouchers.
Most Recent/Current Due Date
Jun 18, 2018
Most Recent RFP Release Date
Apr 18, 2018
Min Award
$75,000
Max Award
$5,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,000,000
# of Awards
40
Annual or Multi-Year?
Annual
Match Required?
No
Funder
Department of Housing and Urban Development
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$100,000,000
Competition Notes
While not a requirement to receive funding under this NOFA, HUD will provide additional points for public housing agencies (PHAs) that target funds to assist non-elderly persons with disabilities who are transitioning out of institutional or other segregated settings, at serious risk of institutionalization, homeless, or at risk of becoming homeless. In addition, points will be awarded for PHAs that formalize partnerships with and leverage resources from State Medicaid Agencies and various health and human services partner agencies or organizations.
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