Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities Table

Funding Opportunity NameFunding OrganizationFunding TypeSummaryEligibilityTotal Funding AvailableNumber of AwardsAward AmountLength of Project (yrs)Announcement DateApplication Due DateStart DateEnd DateFOA NumberCFDAContact NameContact EmailContact PhoneAttachementAttachment 2Website Link
Senior Corps Retired and Senior Volunteer ProgramCNCSFederal GrantThe Corporation for National and Community Service will fund Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) projects that support volunteers 55 years and older serving in a diverse range of activities in areas that currently do not have an RSVP grant. Program areas include: Education - Services and resources that contribute to improved educational outcomes for people who are economically disadvantaged, especially children, and for children with special and/or exceptional needs. Healthy Futures - Meeting health needs within communities including access to care, aging in place, and childhood obesity. Activities may include supporting the ability of adults who are homebound or older adults and individuals with disabilities, to live independently and assisting individuals with access to food resources. Veteran and Military Families - Impact the quality of life of veterans and improve military family strength Economic Opportunity - Providing services and resources for economically disadvantaged people, including homeless individuals Environmental Stewardship - Services that contribute to increased energy and water efficiency, renewable energy use, or improved at-risk ecosystems. Disaster Services - Assisting in disaster preparedness, response, recovery, and/or mitigationTribes and tribal organizations Institutions of higher education Local governments Nonprofit organizations States21,000,000236$40,000-$470,000.00308-15-1909-25-1903-01-202-28-2394.0022020RSVP@cns.gov800-942-2677RSVP Grant Application Instructions - Final_508 (002)https://www.nationalservice.gov/rsvpcompetition
Rural Health Network Development Planning Program HRSA Discretionary The purpose of the Network Planning program is to assist in the development of an integrated health care network, specifically with network participants who do not have a history of formal collaborative efforts. Network Planning goals are: (i) to achieve efficiencies; (ii) to expand access to, coordinate, and improve the quality of essential health care services; and (iii) to strengthen the rural health care system as a whole.Must be rural nonprofit private or rural public entities that represent a consortium/network composed of three or more health care providers. Federally recognized tribal entities are eligible to apply as long as they are located in a non-metropolitan county or in a rural census tract of a metropolitan county, and all services must be provided in a non-metropolitan county or rural census tract.$2,000,00020NANA07-23-201911-29-2019NANAHRSA-20-02693.912Jillian CauseyJCausey@hrsa.gov(301)443-1493https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/search-grants.html?keywords=HRSA-20-026
https://hrsa.connectsolutions.com/hrsa_np-2020_nofo_ta/
National Rural Transit Assistance ProgramHRSACooperative AgreementThe Federal Transit Administration (FTA) is soliciting proposals under the agency’s Formula Grants to Rural Areas Program to select an entity to administer a National Rural Transit Assistance Program (RTAP). The National RTAP will carry out activities to design and implement training and technical assistance projects and other support services tailored to meet the specific needs of transit operators in rural areas, including Indian Country. Primary activities will include the development of information and materials for use by local operators and State administering agencies, and supporting research and technical assistance projects of national interest.Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized) Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education$1,936,9041$1,936,904NA07-31-201908-30-2019NANAFTA-2019-005-TPM-NRTAP20.509Elan Flippin(202) 366-3800https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/search-grants.html
Rural Communities Opioid Response Program - Medication-Assisted Treatment ExpansionHRSAFederal Grant*Forecasted Opportunity* The Rural Communities Opioid Response Program (RCORP) is a $120 million opioid-focused initiative by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) aimed at reducing the morbidity and mortality of substance use disorder (SUD), including opioid use disorder (OUD), in rural counties at the highest risk for SUD. RCORP-Medication-Assisted Treatment Expansion (RCORP-MATE) will advance RCORP’s overall goal by establishing and/or expanding MAT programs in high-risk rural communities, thereby increasing the number of access points where rural individuals with opioid use disorder can receive evidence-based treatmentEligible applicants include domestic public or private, non-profit or for-profit: ·Rural Health Clinics, as defined by Social Security Act Section 1861(aa) and 42 CFR Parts 405 and 491; ·Critical Access Hospitals, as defined by Section 1820 (e) of the Social Security Act and 42 CFR 485 subpart F; ·Health Center Look-Alikes, defined as entities that meet all Health Center Program statutory, regulatory, and policy requirements but do not receive funding under section 330 of the Public Health Service Act, as amended (see https://bphc.hrsa.gov for more information); ·Other small rural hospitals with 49 available staffed beds or less, as reported on the hospitals’ most recently filed Medicare Cost Reports; or ·Tribes or tribal organizations (excluding health centers that receive Health Center Program federal award funding).$8,000,00011$725,000305-01-201907-01-2019HRSA-19-102Kiley Diopruralopioidresponse@hrsa.gov301-443-6666https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/search-grants.html?keywords=hrsa-19-102
Community Facilities LoanRCACFederal GrantRCAC’s Community Facilities Loan Program offers loans to develop and improve essential community facilities in the rural West. This program offers short-term loans to meet early acquisition and pre-development needs, interim construction costs, and long-term permanent financing.Projects must be located in rural areas with populations of 50,000 or less in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii and other pacific islands, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. In instances where the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Community Facility loan program is used as the take-out source for an RCAC short-term loan or as a guarantor for an RCAC long-term loan, the rural area population limit is 20,000. Applications will be accepted from: Nonprofit organizations Public agencies Tribal governmentsNANAUp to $6,000,0001-3 NANANANA Darryl Englishdenglish@rcac.org(480) 265-8684LF_community_facilities-4-24-19https://www.rcac.org/lending/community-facility-loans/
Community Facilities Direct Loan & Grant Program USDA Federal Grant This program provides affordable funding to develop essential community facilities in rural areas. An essential community facility is defined as a facility that provides an essential service to the local community for the orderly development of the community in a primarily rural area, and does not include private, commercial or business undertakings. Funds can be used to purchase, construct, and / or improve essential community facilities, purchase equipment and pay related project expenses. Examples of essential community facilities include: Health care facilities such as hospitals, medical clinics, dental clinics, nursing homes or assisted living facilities Public facilities such as town halls, courthouses, airport hangars or street improvements Community support services such as child care centers, community centers, fairgrounds or transitional housing Public safety services such as fire departments, police stations, prisons, police vehicles, fire trucks, public works vehicles or equipment Educational services such as museums, libraries or private schools Utility services such as telemedicine or distance learning equipment Local food systems such as community gardens, food pantries, community kitchens, food banks, food hubs or greenhousesEligible borrowers include: Public bodies; Community-based non-profit corporations; Federally-recognized Tribes. Rural areas including cities, villages, townships and towns including Federally Recognized Tribal Lands with no more than 20,000 residents according to the latest U.S. Census Data are eligible for this program.Dependent on Loan or Grant needs. Dependent on Loan or Grant needs. Dependent on Loan or Grant needs. Dependent on Loan or Grant needs. Dependent on Loan or Grant needs. Randy Parker(801) 524-4320Direct Loan Information:
https://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?SID=dc79cb034816aebec887eb1b64c8cce7&node=pt7.13.1942&rgn=div5
Grant Information: 
https://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?SID=dc79cb034816aebec887eb1b64c8cce7&node=pt7.15.3570&rgn=div5
https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/community-facilities-direct-loan-grant-program
https://www.rd.usda.gov/ut
Community Facilities Guaranteed Loan ProgramUSDAFederal LoanThis program provides loan guarantees to eligible private lenders to help build essential community facilities in rural areas. An essential community facility is defined as a facility that provides an essential service to the local community for the orderly development of the community in a primarily rural area, and does not include private, commercial or business undertakings. Funds can be used to purchase, construct, and / or improve essential community facilities, purchase equipment and pay related project expenses. Examples of essential community facilities include: Health care facilities such as hospitals, medical clinics, dental clinics, nursing homes or assisted living facilities Public facilities such as town halls, courthouses, airport hangers or street improvements Community support services such as child care centers, community centers, fairgrounds or transitional housing Public safety services such as fire departments, police stations, prisons, police vehicles, fire trucks, public works vehicles or equipment Educational services such as museums, libraries or private schools Utility services such as telemedicine or distance learning equipment Local food systems such as community gardens, food pantries, community kitchens, food banks, food hubs or greenhousesPrivate lenders may apply for a loan guarantee on loans made to an eligible borrower that is unable to obtain the needed commercial credit on reasonable terms without the guarantee. Eligible borrowers: Public bodies; Community-based non-profit corporations; Federally-recognized Tribes. Rural areas including cities, villages, townships and towns including Federally Recognized Tribal Lands with no more than 20,000 residents according to the latest U.S. Census Data are eligible for this program. 40 yearsRandy Parker (801) 524-4320https://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?SID=6a93367cf2b1605c97abaea683445abc&node=pt7.15.3575&rgn=div5https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/community-facilities-guaranteed-loan-program
Rural Economic Development Loan & Grant Program USDAFederal GrantThe Rural Economic Development Loan and Grant program provides funding for rural projects through local utility organizations. USDA provides zero-interest loans to local utilities which they, in turn, pass through to local businesses (ultimate recipients) for projects that will create and retain employment in rural areas. To receive funding (which will be forwarded to selected eligible projects) an entity must be: A former Rural Utilities Service borrower who borrowed, repaid or pre-paid an insured, direct, or guaranteed loan Nonprofit utilities that are eligible to receive assistance from the Rural Development Electric or Telecommunication Programs; or Current Rural Development Electric or Telecommunication Programs borrowersGrants: $300,000.00 Loans: $2,000,000.0010Randy Parker(801) 524-4320https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/rural-economic-development-loan-grant-program