Grant Funding Availability

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Grant Program Eligibility  Amount  Deadline 
Affordable Housing Development Incentives Developer Varies Rolling
Business Assistance Program Small Business ≤ $20,000 Rolling 
DDB Downtown Events and Meetings Program Downtown Hotel ≤ $6,000 Rolling
Downtown Building Improvement Program Commercial/Residential ≤ $120,000 Rolling
Downtown Retail Stimulus Program Retail Business ≤ $100,000 Rolling
Green Building Incentive Program Developer Tax Rebate Rolling
FPR Financial Assistance for Events Nonprofit ≤ $1,500 Rolling
Façade, Site Improvement and Adaptive Reuse Small Business ≤ $50,000 Rolling
Minority/Women Entrepreneur Business Assistance MWBE Small Business  ≤ $40,000 Rolling

The City of Orlando has been awarded $58,032,405 through the American Rescue Plan Act’s Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Fund.

Read the City of Orlando’s 2021 Recovery Plan.

Below is a weekly digest of grant opportunities, powered by eCivis. For details on any grant opportunity or to request a 30-day eCivis license, contact grants@orlando.gov. The 30-day license is available on a first-come, first served basis to nonprofit organizations with offices in Orange County that serve the residents of the City of Orlando.

GN Code Grant Title Agency  Actual Funds Due Date Posted

FD14430

First Nations Development Institute (First Nations): Native Language Immersion Initiative (NLII) - FY 2021

FD Foundation

Unspecified

11/10/2021

09/30/2021

To build the capacity of and support Native language immersion programs in tribal communities. Funding will be provided to Native-controlled nonprofit organizations and tribal government programs actively supporting Native language immersion programs. In addition to direct financial resources, this initiative seeks to build a dialogue and community of practice among Native language immersion.

FD15930

Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) and the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP): Collaborative Reform Initiative Technical Assistance Center (CRI-TAC) - FY 2021

FD Foundation

Unspecified

Rolling

09/28/2021

To provide critical and tailored technical assistance resources, at no-cost, to state, local, county, tribal, county, and territorial law enforcement agencies on a wide variety of topics. This program features a "by the field, for the field" approach while delivering individualized technical assistance using leading experts in a range of public safety, crime reduction, and community.

FD1836

Kettering Family Foundation (KFF) - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

01/31/2022

09/27/2021

To support the activities of units of government, religious-affiliated organizations, and nonprofit organizations that align with the interests of the funding agency's board of trustees. The current areas of interest are: The arts, culture, and the humanities Education Environment Health/medical Human services Public/society benefit Due to the fact that funding decisions are.

FD18673

National Trust for Historic Preservation (et al.): African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund: HBCU Cultural Heritage Stewardship Initiative - FY 2021

FD Foundation

$1,000,000.00 (Confirmed)

11/05/2021

09/30/2021

To support the development of cultural heritage stewardship plans by historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs). Projects will ensure that HBCUs are equipped to preserve and maintain their historic campuses and historic assets. Awards may support activities such as obtaining the service of qualified consultants with expertise in preservation architecture, planning and reuse.

FD18706

American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA): Disaster Response - FY 2021

FD Foundation

Unspecified

Rolling

09/27/2021

To support authorized nonprofit and governmental disaster response agencies providing direct support to companion animals, equines, and their owners in communities currently or recently impacted by or at high-risk for catastrophic natural disasters. Program funding may be requested to cover expenses incurred or pending in a current or recent disaster occurring on or after April 1, 2021.

FD20053

Association of Science and Technology Centers (ASTC) (et. al): Communities for Immunity: Museum and Library Funding - FY 2021

FD Foundation

Unspecified

10/29/2021

09/29/2021

To support effective, innovative projects by museums and libraries as they leverage their deep relationships with local communities to improve vaccine confidence and access. Projects will address COVID-19 vaccine confidence and uptake, with an aim to reach vaccine-hesitant populations. Projects should engage audiences that are uncertain about or delaying vaccination, not those who are firmly.

FD5184

Fish Florida: Fishing Equipment Program (Florida) - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

01/01/2022 (Multiple)

09/28/2021

To support public, private, and nonprofit organizations that teach fishing and conservation in Florida through the provision of rods and reels for fishing education participants. Supported projects must provide at least 30 minutes of fishing education as a part of the supported project/event. Education can be accomplished with displays, classes, seminars, presentations, clinics, and other.

FL0003

Recreational Trails Program (RTP) - FY 2023

FL Environmental Protection

Unspecified

03/01/2022

09/28/2021

To support projects that renovate, develop, or maintain recreational trails for motorized, non-motorized, and mixed use, as well as related trailside and trailhead facilities. Projects must be located on public lands, and may include facilities such as boat launches, docks, and related facilities to create or enhance recreational trail opportunities. Funds may be used for: Maintenance or.

FL0328

Volunteer Fire Assistance (VFA) Program - FY 2022

FL Agriculture & Consumer Svcs

Unspecified

Rolling

09/27/2021

To provide financial, technical, and other assistance to support the organization, training, and equipping of fire departments in rural areas and rural communities in order to prevent and suppress fires. Funding will be provided to the fire departments that are most in need across the state. Preference will be given to projects that propose to use funds for the purchase of wildland and.

FL0395

Rural Community Development Revolving Loan Fund Program - FY 2022

FL DEO

Unspecified

Rolling

09/28/2021

To promote the economic viability of rural communities and create jobs for residents of Florida's rural areas by providing local governments with access to financial assistance through highly flexible loans. Projects must result in job creation or retention, maintenance of existing industry or economic activity, and/or the expansion or diversification of the local economic base. Any public.

FL0644B

State Infrastructure Bank (SIB) (Part B): Emergency Loans - FY 2024

FL DOT

Unspecified

Unknown

09/29/2021

To support transportation-related projects. This program provides loans and credit enhancement assistance througha federally funded account and astate-funded account. Funding will be provided for the following program components: (Part A): Transportation Loans (Part B): Emergency Loans The purpose of the Emergency Loans component is to provide emergency loans.

US11810

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) Part C Early Intervention Services (EIS) Program: New Geographic Service Areas (Limited Eligibility) - FY 2022

US DHHS

$5,200,000.00 (Estimated)

12/10/2021

10/01/2021

To provide comprehensive primary health care and support services in an outpatient setting for low-income people with HIV. Funding will be provided for the provision of services in new geographic service areas. For the purposes of this program, a new service area is defined as a geographic area with a demonstrated need for comprehensive primary health care and support services in an outpatient.

US13071

Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) School Bus Rebates Program - FY 2021

US EPA

$10,000,000.00 (Estimated)

11/05/2021

10/01/2021

To reduce harmful emissions from older, dirtier diesel school buses by providing rebate incentives to public and private fleet owners for the replacement of such vehicles. This program is designed to encourage school bus fleet turnover so that more children can ride buses with the cleanest emissions standards. New buses are expected to reduce pollution by over 90 percent compared to older.

US15473

Environmental Education (EE) Local Grants Program - FY 2021

US EPA

$3,000,000.00 (Estimated)

12/06/2021

09/27/2021

To support locally focused environmental education projects that increasepublic awareness and knowledge about environmental issues and provide the skills that participants need to make informed decisions and take responsible actions toward the environment. Projects must address at least one of the following education priorities: Community projects: increasing public understanding of.

US15723

Rural Business Development Grants (RBDG) - FY 2022

US Agriculture

Unspecified

02/28/2022

09/27/2021

To support targeted technical assistance, training, and other activities leading to the development or expansion of small and emerging private businesses in rural areas that have fewer than 50 employees and less than $1 million in gross revenues. This program intends to finance and facilitate the development of small and emerging rural businesses, and help fund distance learning networks and.

US16496

Groundwater and Streamflow Information Program: National Ground-Water Monitoring Network (NGWMN) - FY 2022

US Interior

Unspecified

01/20/2022

09/29/2021

To support data providers for the National Ground-Water Monitoring Network (NGWMN) and to address the Department of the Interior's secretarial priorities by allowing water managers, primarily state water resource agencies, to share their water-level and water-quality monitoring data to help monitor current conditions and avoid future water conflicts that may result from changes in the.

US17081

Historic Preservation Fund (HPF): History of Equal Rights (HER) Grant Program: Preservation Grants - FY 2021

US Interior

$3,375,000.00 (Estimated)

12/01/2021

10/01/2021

To preserve sites related to the struggle of all Americans to gain equal rights. Funding will support a broad range of preservation projects for historic sites, including architectural services, historic structure reports, preservation plans, and physical preservation to structures. Eligible historic sites include historic districts, buildings, sites, structures, and objects. All projects.

US17611

Provider Relief Fund (PRF): Future Payments - FY 2021

US DHHS

$25,000,000,000.00 (Confirmed)

10/26/2021

09/28/2021

To provide relief funding to a broad range of health care providers to cover changes in operating revenues and expenses caused by the COVID-19 public health emergency. Awards will cover costs of health care-related expenses and lost revenue. Awards will be provided via two funding streams: Phase 4 General Distribution funds: awards to a broad range of health care providers to cover changes.

US17635

American Rescue Plan (ARP) Electric School Bus Rebates - FY 2021

US EPA

$7,000,000.00 (Confirmed)

11/05/2021

10/01/2021

To support the replacement of old diesel school buses with new electric school buses. The program is specifically targeted towards underserved school districts, tribal schools, and private fleets serving such schools. Each applicant may apply for up to four new electric buses. Old school buses eligible for replacement must meet the following requirements: Be used to transport more than ten.

US3845

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH): National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP) - FY 2022

US NEH

$2,000,000.00 (Estimated)

01/13/2022

09/28/2021

To create a national digital resource of historically significant newspapers published between 1690 and 1963, from all the states and U.S. territories. This searchable database will be permanently maintained at the Library of Congress and will be freely accessible online. For the purposes of this program, the Library of Congress has defined a newspaper as a serial publication, appearing.

US9838

Family-to-Family Health Information Centers (F2F HICs) Program - FY 2022

US DHHS

Unspecified

01/05/2022

10/01/2021

To promote optimal health and well-being for children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN) and their families by advancing a well-functioning system of services in which families and health professionals partner in health care decision making. F2F HICs supported through this program will provide information, education, technical assistance, and peer support to families of CYSHCN.