Important Dates for FY2022 CDBG Program

As we begin to prepare for the State of Georgia's Non-entitlement Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Programming for 2022, please note the following: 

For FY2022 Annual CDBG Competition
The CDBG  Applicants’ Workshop will be held virtually on January 11-12, 2022. DCA staff will cover important updates and information to assist communities with the application process for the CDBG Annual Competition. More information concerning agenda and registration will be coming soon. The Application submission deadline will be June 3, 2022 by 11:59 pm EST. A link to the solicitation will be available January 2022. Eligible applicants are encouraged to attend.

For CDBG Innovative Grant Program
DCA anticipates that approximately four million dollars ($4,000,000) will be available under the CDBG Innovative Grant Program NOFA. DCA reserves the right to fund, in whole or in part, any, all, or none of the applications submitted in response to this NOFA. The maximum amount of grant request is up to $2,000,000 per application. The minimum match requirement is 15% of the amount of the grant request. Pre-application submission Deadline is April 1, 2022. This will be followed by an invitation for full application, for those selected, by official notification on or around May 2, 2022. Final application submission deadline is August 31, 2022 by 11:59 pm EST.

Direct questions to Tommy Lowmon, Director - Office of Community Development.