Community Opportunity Grant

2018 Community Opportunity Grant Re-Opens for Second Round

The City of Coeur d’Alene invites competitive grant proposals for projects that benefit low-to-moderate income people or neighborhoods, and/or promote job creation/economic development. Any individuals, profit or nonprofit organizations, business, or governmental agencies may apply for City of Coeur d’Alene Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program funds. Applications may be submitted for one and two plan year period(s) (Plan Year 2018 and Plan Year 2019).

Funding for the City’s CDBG Entitlement Program is provided through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), (reference 24 CFR Part 570). Applicants must comply with all applicable federal, state, local laws and regulations. $96,798.60 in funding is available, with a minimum project request mandate of $20,000.00. There are no funds available in this grant cycle for public service projects.

Technical assistance and one-on-one grant application support is available by contacting Michelle Cushing (see below for contact details). An Educational workshop will be held on December 3, 2018 from 12:00 pm-1:00 pm in City Hall located at 710 E. Mullan Ave., Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814.

Proposals must be received by 5:00 p.m., local time, on December 17, 2018 by the City of Coeur d’Alene, Attn: Michelle Cushing, 710 E. Mullan Ave. Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814.


2018 Opportunity Grant Application
*Please see Application Guidelines below for complete application instruction.
Informational Flyer

Application Guidelines and Materials:

2018 Application Guidelines
Helpful FAQ Sheet
IDIS Matrix-Eligibility Codes and National Objectives
24 CFR 570
Basically CDBG: A guide to Eligibility
Monitoring: Integrity Bulletin
Link to HUD'S LMI Census tracts/block groups map
Link to HUD'S LMI Census tracts/block groups data
Davis Bacon Support: The City of Coeur d'Alene was pleased to host HUD's Wage Compliance training with Melanie Hertel on July 18th, 2018. Want to review the slides from Melanie's presentation? Please click here.

Public Record:

Notice of Available Funding