Grants and Opportunities Board


Environmental Protection Agency Brownfields Cleanup Grants  
Application Deadline: December 1, 2021
Grants offered by the Brownfields Program may be used to address sites contaminated by hazardous substances, pollutants, or contaminants (including hazardous substances co-mingled with petroleum) and petroleum.  Please visit the Types of Grant Funding for an overview of the Multipurpose, Assessment, Revolving Loan Fund, and Cleanup Grants. The FY 2022 Brownfields Assessment, Revolving Loan Fund, and Cleanup Grant Guidelines are now available (go to Open Solicitations).

Competitive Funding Opportunity: Innovative Coordinated Access and Mobility Pilot Program
Application Deadline: December 6, 2021
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announces the opportunity to apply for $3.5 million in Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 competitive grant funding to support transit services for 2021 Innovative Coordinated Access and Mobility (ICAM) pilot program. Under the ICAM pilot program, funds awarded will finance innovative capital projects for the transportation-disadvantaged, with the goal to improve the coordination of transportation services and non-emergency medical transportation services for underserved groups. As required by Federal public transportation law and subject to appropriations, funds will be awarded competitively to eligible applicants.

FEMA Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants 
Application Deadline: January 28, 2022
The fiscal year 2021 (FY 2021) application period for the Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) Notices of Funding Opportunities (NOFOs) for the Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) grant program and the new Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) grant programs will open on FEMA’s two competitive mitigation grant programs provide states, local communities, tribes, and territories funding for eligible mitigation activities to strengthen our nation’s ability to build a culture of preparedness by reducing disaster losses and protecting life and property from future disaster damage.

Rural Public Health Workforce Training Network Program (RPHWTN)
Application Deadline: February 28, 2022
The purpose of this program is to expand public health capacity by supporting health care job development, training and placement in rural and tribal communities. The expected impact of this program will help enhance clinical and operational capacity in order to meet the increased demand to adequately address the population health needs of its rural communities affected by COVID-19. The RPHWTN program addresses the ongoing critical need in healthcare facilities for trained public health professionals in rural communities.

USDA Rural Development Community Facilities Direct Loan and Grant Program 
Applications Accepted on a Rolling Basis
Community Facilities Programs offer direct loans, loan guarantees and grants to develop or improve essential public services and facilities in communities across rural America. Use this map to see if your organization is eligible. Funds can be used to purchase, construct, and/or improve essential community facilities, to purchase equipment, and to pay related project expenses.


The Future for Community Use of Data to Advance Equity 
Wednesday, November 17 | 3:00pm to 4:00pm EST 
Join the Urban Institute for a virtual discussion to explore what we need to do differently to democratize data and ensure people have what they need to use information to advance equity and well-being.