The Division of Local Government (DLG) created this resource to help local governments navigate the funding sources available through a variety of Federal and State programs. Sources are broken out by category below.
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DISCLAIMER: This is not an exhaustive list and will be updated frequently as new information is available.
|Nonprofit Infrastructure Grant Program||Colorado Department of Local Affairs, Colorado Division of Local Government||Grants||Community Organizations, Nonprofits||September 30, 2022|
|USDA Rural Business Development Grant (RBDG)||USDA||Grants||Local Governments|
|USDA Rural Development Placemaking||USDA||Grants||Local Governments and Individuals (certain SBA approved private entities)|
|USDA Community Facilities Direct Loan and Grant Program||USDA||Grants & Loans||Local Governments and Individuals (certain SBA approved private entities)|
|EDA Cares Recovery||EDA||Grants||Local Governments|
|FEMA Public Assistance||FEMA||Grants||Local Governments|
|USDA Rural Innovation Stronger Economy (RISE)||USDA||Grants||Nonprofits, State & Tribal entities, Higher Education, Public bodies|
|Community Disaster Loan Program||FEMA||Loan||Local Governments|
|Economic Adjustment Assistance||EDA||Grants||Local governments, Tribal governments, Nonprofits (economic development), Institutes of Higher Education, Special District Governments|
|Indigenous Communities Grants||EDA||Grants||Local governments, Tribal governments, Nonprofits (economic development), Institutes of Higher Education, Special District Governments|
|Travel, Tourism, and Outdoor Recreation Grants||EDA||Grants||Local governments, Tribal governments, Nonprofits (economic development), Institutes of Higher Education, Special District Governments|
|Build Back Better Regional Challenge||EDA||Grants & Technical Assistance|
|Community Development Block Grant Planning and Feasibility Studies Grant||OEDIT||Grant||Local Governments|
|Location Neutral Employment Community Marketing Grant||OEDIT||Grant||Local Governments|
|Rural Technical Assistance Program||OEDIT||Counseling||Local Governments|
|Innovative Affordable Housing Strategies - Land Use Planning Grant Program (HB21-1271)||DOLA-DLG||Grant||Municipalities and Counties|
|Innovative Affordable Housing Strategies - Affordable Housing Toolkit Program (HB21-1271)||DOLA-DOH||Grant & Technical Assistance||Municipalities, Counties, and federally recognized tribes|
|American Rescue Plan (ARP) Allocation||USDT||Grants||Local Governments (NEU funds will be administered by DOLA)|
|Coronavirus Relief Fund||DOLA||Grants||Local Governments|