Grant Opportunities

This is a summary of Federal and State grant opportunities, relevant to Alaskans.  This collection of grants continues to be updated.

Active Grants

Rural Energy Pilot Program (REPP) Grant

  • Granting Agency: Rural Development, USDA
  • Appropriation Amount: $10,000,000
  • Grant Amount:  Award ceiling $2,000,000, 20% match
  • Announcement Date: January 19, 2022
  • Closing Date: Letter of Intent April 19, 2022, Completed application July 18, 2022
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FY 2022 National Infrastructure Investments DTOS59-22-RA-RAISE

  • Granting Agency: Department of Transportation, 69A345 Office of the Under Secretary for Policy
  • Appropriation Amount: $1,500,000,000
  • Grant Amount:  Award Ceiling $25,000,000, Award floor $1,000,000,
  • Match: Per BIL, the Federal share of project costs for which an expenditure is made under the RAISE grant program may not exceed 80 percent unless the project is located in a rural area, a
    historically disadvantaged community, or an area of persistent poverty. (see NOFO for more information)
  • Announcement Date: January 14, 2022
  • Closing Date: April 14, 2022
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American Rescue Plan Act – Pediatric Mental Health Care Access – New Area Expansion HRSA-22-121

  • Granting Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
  • Appropriation Amount: $4,450,000
  • Grant Amount: Up to 10 cooperative agreements, Up to $445,000 per year, per award, for the 4-year period of performance, Match – Up to ($89,000) in non-federal matching funds in
    each year from Year 1 to Year 4
  • Announcement Date: January 5, 2022
  • Closing Date: April 5, 2022
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ARPA Nonprofit Recovery Fund

  • Granting Agency: Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development 
  • Appropriation Amount: $20,000,000
  • Grant Amount: Award Ceiling $750,000, Award Floor $25,000, (10% match)
  • Announcement Date: October 21, 2021
  • 1st Round Closing Date: November 19, 2021, 5:00 PM
  • 2nd Round Closing Date: February 16, 2022, 5:00 PM
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Rural eConnectivity Program RUS-REC-2022

  • Granting Agency: Department of Agriculture Rural Utilities Service
  • Appropriation Amount: $1,150,000,000
  • Grant Amount: Award Ceiling $35,000,000, Award Floor $100,000, (100% loan, 50%loan/50%grant, 100% Grant with 25% match)
  • Announcement Date: October 25, 2021
  • Closing Date: February 22, 2022
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FY 2021 American Rescue Plan Act Economic Adjustment Assistance EDA-2021-ARPAEAA

  • Granting Agency: Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
  • Appropriation Amount: $500,000,000
  • Grant Amount: Award Ceiling $10,000,000, Award Floor $100,000, 0% to 20% match depending on economic impact, EDA Grant Officers in the regional office will consider on a case by case basis
  • Announcement Date: July 22, 2021
  • Closing Date: March 21, 2022
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FY 2021 – 2023 Economic Development RNTA EDA-HDQ-RNTA-2021

  • Granting Agency: Economic Development Administration (EDA), U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC)
  • Appropriation Amount: $2,500,000
  • Grant Amount: Award Ceiling $1,500,000 (Recent awards averaged $200,000 to %$500,000), no match, encourages cost sharing
  • Announcement Date: June 9, 2021
  • Closing Date: There are no submission deadlines under this NOFO. Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until the termination of this NOFO or publication of a superseding RNTA NOFO.
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Pending Grants

These grants are not open yet, and more information will be provided when they are active.

Expansion Grants for Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics

  • Granting Agency: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use
  • Appropriation Amount: $420,000,000
  • Announcement Date: TBD by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use
  • Closing Date: TBD by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use
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Grants for Community-Based Local Behavioral Needs

  • Granting Agency: Office of the Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use
  • Appropriation Amount: $50,000,000
  • Announcement Date: TBD by the Office of the Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use
  • Closing Date: TBD by the Office of the Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use
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Grants for Community-Based Local Substance Use Disorder Services

  • Granting Agency: Office of the Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use in consultation with The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Appropriation Amount: $30,000,000
  • Announcement Date: TBD by the Office of the Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use
  • Closing Date: TBD by the Office of the Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use
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Child Care and Development Block Grant

  • Granting Agency: State of Alaska, DHSS
  • Appropriation Amount: $73,681,653
  • Eligible Applicants: TBD by the State of Alaska, DHSS
  • Announcement Date: TBD by the State of Alaska, DHSS
  • Closing Date: TBD by the State of Alaska, DHSS
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Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund

  • Granting Agency: State of Alaska
  • Appropriation Amount: $17,935,356 (5% of state allocation)
  • Eligible Applicants – TBD by the State of Alaska, Department of Education
  • Announcement Date: TBD by the State of Alaska, DECCED
  • Closing Date: TBD by the State of Alaska, DECCED
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Food Supply Chain and Agricultural Grants and Loans

  • Granting Agency: Secretary of Agriculture
  • Appropriation Amount: TBD, portion of $4,000,000,000
  • Eligible Applicants:TBD by office of the Secretary of Agriculture
  • Announcement Date:TBD by office of the Secretary of Agriculture
  • Closing Date:TBD by office of the Secretary of Agriculture
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