Foundation / Corporation
Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD)
02/26/21 11:59 PM CST
Grants to Tennessee local governments, counties, and cities for programs and projects that improve housing conditions for low to moderate-income families. Applicants must hold a public meeting prior to applying. Priority will be given to programs and projects that emphasize public welfare, safety, and health, and that focus on eliminating and preventing slums and blight.
Each application must meet one of the three following National Objectives:
For more information on these categories, see: see: https://www.tn.gov/content/dam/tn/ecd/documents/cdbg/application/2021/2021%20Application%20Notices.pdf#page=3
Five types of projects will be funded:
For more information on these types of projects, see: https://www.tn.gov/content/dam/tn/ecd/documents/cdbg/application/2021/2021%20Application%20Notices.pdf#page=5
The maximum allowable percentage of grants funds that can be used for administration of the project is 6.5% of the total grant funds requested. All activities for applications in the Housing Rehabilitation category must be directly related to housing.
GrantWatch ID#: 167683
The maximum allowable grant request for applications in the water system, sewer system, water line extension, and sewer line extension categories is $600,000, $500,000 for applications in the housing rehabilitation category, and $400,000 for applications in the community livability category. These amounts do not include the allowable ThreeStar bonus. (For more information on the ThreeStar bonus program, see page 2 of the PDF in Supporting Documents, below.)
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue
Nashville, Tennessee 37243
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