Grant Funding Availability

Learn about funding opportunities offered by the City of Orlando, sign up for grant-related public meeting notices and connect to additional grant resources.

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
Façade, Site Improvement and Adaptive Reuse Small Business ≤ $50,000 Rolling
FPR Financial Assistance for Events Nonprofit ≤ $1,500 Rolling
Green Building Incentive Program Developer Tax Rebate Rolling
Minority/Women Entrepreneur Business Assistance MWBE Small Business  ≤ $40,000 Rolling
S.A.F.E. Program (Safety Awareness for Everyone) Downtown bars/venues  ≤ $10,000 Rolling
Sidewalk Café Incentive Program       Downtown business  $5,000 Rolling
Special Events Grant Program Downtown event ≤ $50,000 Opens 1.1.23
Mayor's Matching Grant Nonprofit / community ≤ $10,000 Due 9.30.22

The Mayor’s Matching Grant Program was implemented in 1994 to partner with neighborhood associationsschools and non-profit organizations to fund projects which address neighborhood needs, improve education and build community pride. 

The grant is awarded on a bi-annual basis. The grant deadlines are the last Friday in March and the last Friday in September. Grant terms start June 1 (for applications submitted by the March deadline) and January 1 (for applications submitted by the September deadline). 

Apply for a Mayor's Matching Grant

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 2022 Recovery Plan.

Below is a weekly digest of grant opportunities, powered by eCivis, updated on Mondays. 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

FD0998

AIDS United: Harm Reduction Futures Fund - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

09/21/2022

09/02/2022

US11321

AmeriCorps VISTA Program - FY 2023

US Other

Unspecified

11/02/2022 (Multiple)

09/02/2022

US15633

Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements (CRISI) Program - FY 2022

US Transportation

$1,427,462,902

12/01/2022

09/02/2022

US16207

Resiliency in Communities After Stress and Trauma (ReCAST) - FY 2022

US DHHS

$10,000,000

10/17/2022

09/02/2022

FD20084

The Conservation Alliance: Confluence Program - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

10/02/2022

09/01/2022

FD20207

FINRA Investor Education Foundation: Library Grants Program - FY 2023

FD Foundation

Unspecified

03/01/2023

09/01/2022

FD0627

Clarence E. Heller Charitable Foundation - FY 2023

FD Foundation

Unspecified

02/01/2023

09/01/2022

FD21097

Pisces Foundation: Urban Water - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

09/30/2022

09/01/2022

FL1373

CJDT Implementation Assistance Program: Support for County Detention Facilities - FY 2023

FL Law Enforcement

$5,000,000

10/14/2022

09/01/2022

FD9301

Running Strong for American Indian Youth: Dreamstarter Grant - FY 2023

FD Foundation

Unspecified

01/03/2023

08/31/2022

FD21159

Pfizer: Global Medical Grants (GMG): Building Capacity to Address Health Disparities in the United States through Antimicrobial Stewardship Telehealth and Tele-mentoring - FY 2022

FD Foundation

$300,000

10/06/2022

08/31/2022

US5222

Intermediary Relending Program (IRP) - FY 2023

US Agriculture

Unspecified

09/30/2022 (Multiple)

08/31/2022

FD20898B

Glass Recycling Foundation (GRF) (Part B): Education Projects - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

10/07/2022

08/31/2022

FD21157

National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) (et al.): Vaccine Information Resource Assistant (VIRA) Local Artificial Intelligence (AI) Chatbot to Fight COVID-19 Misinformation - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

09/15/2022 (Multiple)

08/31/2022

US17243

Older Adults Home Modification Grant Program - FY 2022

US HUD

$15,000,000

10/13/2022

08/30/2022

FD21147

Tusk Philanthropies: Solving Hunger - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

09/30/2022

08/30/2022

FD6289

Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) Education Foundation - FY 2023

FD Foundation

Unspecified

12/02/2022

08/29/2022

FD21144

Hollister Confidence Fund: Project-Specific Grants - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

09/23/2022

08/29/2022

FD8766

Bank of America Charitable Foundation: Art Conservation Project - FY 2023

FD Foundation

Unspecified

10/14/2022

08/29/2022

FD19758

Teiger Foundation - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

09/15/2022

08/29/2022

FD3482

Conagra Brands Foundation: Community Impact Grants - FY 2023

FD Foundation

Unspecified

02/15/2023

08/29/2022

FD20096

Digital Promise Global and Ciena: Ciena Solutions Challenge - FY 2023

FD Foundation

Unspecified

03/01/2023 (Multiple)

08/29/2022

US16759

Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness And Resiliency in Education) - FY 2022 (2)

US DHHS

$37,600,000

10/13/2022

08/29/2022

US16031

HUD-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) Program - FY 2022

US HUD

$79,000,000

09/16/2022

08/29/2022

FD19885

Phillip and Edith Leonian Foundation - FY 2023

FD Foundation

Unspecified

03/15/2023

08/26/2022

FD4208

Terra Foundation for American Art: Exhibition Grants - FY 2023

FD Foundation

Unspecified

03/10/2023

08/26/2022

FD0736

Allen Foundation - FY 2023

FD Foundation

Unspecified

01/15/2023

08/26/2022

FD6473

Petco Love: Love Stories - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

Rolling

08/26/2022

FL1289

Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) Grant Program - FY 2022

FL Other

Unspecified

11/14/2022

08/26/2022

US1525

Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act (NMBCA) Grant Program - FY 2023

US Interior

$4,000,000

11/03/2022

08/26/2022

US8823

United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (U.S. NRC): University Nuclear Leadership Program: Trade School and Community College Scholarship Grant - FY 2022

US Other

Unspecified

10/20/2022

08/26/2022

FD5183

Fish Florida Grant Program (Florida) - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

11/01/2022 (Multiple)

08/25/2022

FL0618

Hazard Mitigation Assistance Program (HMAP): Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) Program - FY 2022

FL Other

Unspecified

11/14/2022

08/25/2022

FD0727

Fund for Wild Nature (FWN) - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

10/01/2022 (Multiple)

08/25/2022

FD21129

Aura Cacia: Positive Change Project Grants - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

09/30/2022

08/25/2022

FD21126

Foundation for Opioid Response Efforts (FORE): Community-Driven Responses to Opioid Use Disorder and Overdose Mortality - FY 2022

FD Foundation

Unspecified

10/21/2022

08/25/2022

US17625

Increasing Land, Capital, and Market Access Program - FY 2022

US Agriculture

Unspecified

10/28/2022

08/25/2022

US17623

From Learning to Leading: Cultivating the Next Generation of Diverse Food and Agriculture Professionals (NEXTGEN) Program - FY 2022

US Agriculture

$250,000,000

10/25/2022

08/25/2022

FD18469A

National Fitness Campaign (NFC) (Part A): Healthy Cities Campaign - FY 2023

FD Foundation

Unspecified

11/01/2022

08/25/2022

FD5143

Florida Agriculture in the Classroom (FAITC): Teacher Grants (Florida) - FY 2022/2023

FD Foundation

Unspecified

Rolling

08/24/2022

FD20288

Cities for Financial Empowerment (CFE) Fund: Financial Empowerment Center (FEC) Academy - FY 2022 (2)

FD Foundation

Unspecified

Rolling

08/24/2022

FD5184

Fish Florida: Fishing Equipment Program (Florida) - FY 2023

FD Foundation

Unspecified

10/01/2022 (Multiple)

08/24/2022

US12069

National Science Foundation (NSF): Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) - FY 2023

US NSF

Unspecified

01/11/2023 (Multiple)

08/23/2022