Implementation Grants NOFA
The FY2012 Choice Neighborhoods Implementation Grants Notice of Funds Availability (NOFA) was issued on January 10, 2012 and announced approximately $110 million available for awards. Eligible applicants are public housing authorities (PHAs), local governments, nonprofits, tribal entities and for-profit developers that apply jointly with a public entity. Applications must present a plan to revitalize a severely distressed public and/or HUD-assisted multifamily housing project located in a distressed neighborhood into a viable, mixed-income community. Applications were due April 10, 2012. HUD selected 9 applications as finalists in August. From among those 9 finalists, HUD expects to make grant awards to 4 or 5 by the end of December.
Planning Grants NOFA
The FY2012 Choice Neighborhoods Planning Grants Notice of Funds Availability (NOFA) was issued on February 29, 2012 and announced approximately $5 million available for awards. Applications were due May 1, 2012. In October 2012, HUD awarded Planning Grants to 17 communities totaling $4.95 million. HUD will also post information on the grantees’ proposals on the partner.hud.gov website.
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