2023 2024 CDBG, HOME, and ESG Programs Notice of Funding Availability and Solicitation of Applications

October 1, 2023, Seminole County anticipates receiving its annual allocation of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME), and Emergency Solution Grant (ESG) funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for activities primarily benefitting low- and moderate-income families or persons. Beginning Wednesday, February 1, 2023, Seminole County Community Services Department will open its application process,  soliciting applications from qualified applicants to fund projects that will assist the County with meeting the priority needs identified in the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan.

Organizations interested in applying for CDBG and HOME funding, must complete their applicants electronically, via the Neighborly software (see link below). Applicants seeking Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funding must submit one (1) original, two (2) duplicated paper applications, and one (1) electronic copy (PDF Format) saved on a USB flash drive. A link to download the ESG application is provided below. All applications are due to Seminole County Community Services Department no later than Thursday, March 30, 2023 at 4:00 P.M. ESG applications must be delivered to the address below. Faxed or email applications will not be accepted, and late application will not be scored.

Seminole County Community Services Department

520 West Lake Mary Boulevard, Suite 100

Sanford, FL 32773

Technical assistance workshops are scheduled to provide interested applicants the opportunity to ask questions regarding this funding notice and application process. The in-person workshop is scheduled for Wednesday, February 8, 2023, at 9 a.m. in the 3rd Floor Conference Room of the Seminole County Community Services Department. The virtual meeting­­ will be held on Wednesday, February 15, 2023 at 2 p.m. Meeting login instructions will be available at the bottom of this page. To be considered for the 2023-2024 funding, all interested applicants must have a representative present for at least one of the workshops.

If you have questions or need additional information, contact Bonnye Deese at 407-665-2311 or bdeese@seminolecountyfl.gov.

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CDBG and HOME applications: https://portal.neighborlysoftware.com/SEMINOLECOUNTYFL/Participant

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