USDA Community Facilities Direct Loan and Grant Program, Ongoing.
To develop essential community facilities in rural areas.
FY 2021 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG)| FEMA.gov Extended to January 21, 2022.
Eligible applicants: fire departments, EMS organizations, state fire training academies. 5% match required. To foster interoperability, strengthen community resilience, and enhance the safety of the public and emergency responders before, during, and after hazardous events.
US Forest Service/USDA Wood Innovations Funding Opportunity, Deadline January 19, 2022. To expand and accelerate wood energy and wood products markets to support forest management needs on National Forest System and other forest lands.
Department of Labor Youth Build, Deadline January 21, 2022.
Community-based alternative education program utilizing a pre-apprenticeship model for youth ages 16-24.
USDA NIFA Food and Agriculture Service Learning Program, Deadline January 31, 2022.
To bring together stakeholders from the distinct parts of the food system and foster high levels of community engagement between farms and school systems and to prepare students for food and agricultural and related careers.
USDA Farm and Food Workers Relief Grant Program, Deadline February 8, 2022.
To provide support to governmental and non-profit entities to deliver relief payments to eligible farmworkers, meatpacking workers, and grocery store workers who incurred expenses responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.
NEA Grants for Arts Projects, 2 Deadlines: February 10, 2022, and July 7, 2022.
1:1 match required. Diverse arts projects, funding of $10,000 to $100,000.
HUD Choice Neighborhoods Implementation Grant Program, Deadline February 15, 2022.
To replace distressed public/assisted housing and improve outcomes related to employment, income, health, and children’s education. Eligible Applicants: City or township governments and Public/Indian housing authorities.
USDA Rural Innovation Stronger Economy Grants, Concept proposal due February 18, 2022. For rural jobs accelerator partnerships to create high wage jobs, accelerate the formation of new businesses, and help rural communities identify and maximize local assets.
USDA ReConnect/Rural eConnectivity Program, Deadline February 22, 2022.
To expand broadband in rural areas. ReConnect now offers 100% grants for certain projects on tribal lands and in socially vulnerable communities.
USDA Rural Business Development Grants | Rural Development (usda.gov), Deadline February 28, 2022. Funds a wide array of construction and non-construction projects.
HHS Rural Public Health Workforce Training Network Program, Deadline March 18, 2022.
For non-profits and governmental entities in rural areas.
T-Mobile Hometown Grant Application, Deadline March 31, 2022.
Funding for community projects like revitalizing a town hall, a senior center, a local little league field, or any space where friends and neighbors gather. Ongoing quarterly deadlines.
NEA Challenge America Grants, Deadline April 21, 2022.
$10,000 grants to small organizations to extend arts to underserved populations. Requires 1:1 match.