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Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities

General Funding Sources

Texas Grants Resource Center 

For more than 50 years, the Texas Grants Resource Center (TGRC) has served as a bridge between the grant-seeking and the grant-making communities. The TGRC is a unit within the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement (DDCE) at the University of Texas at Austin.

The TGRC offers consultations and orientations for funding research, for both nonprofit organizations and individuals. Because of the availability of electronic information on state and federal grant opportunities, the TGRC emphasizes private sector funding options and information (i.e., private foundations and corporate foundations/direct giving programs). It has little on-site information about small business startups.

In keeping with its original commitment to make information accessible to all, the TGRC is open to everyone, free of charge.

Texas Rural Funders

Texas Rural Funders (TRF) is dedicated to working with rural communities to develop and implement solutions to the unique challenges they face. Each of our members is committed to the long-term success of the state and together, we bring a breadth of experience, resources and influence that none of us could provide alone. Texas will succeed only if rural Texas succeeds. And we are committed to doing our part to make that happen.

Federal Grants

FY 2022 Improving Adult and Juvenile Crisis Stabilization and Community Reentry Program

      •   Deadline: July 28, 2022, 8:59 pm Eastern
      • Through this opportunity, the Bureau of Justice Assistance seeks applications for funding to state, local, and tribal governments, as well as community-based nonprofit organizations, to enhance or implement clinical services and other evidence-based responses to improve reentry, reduce recidivism, and address the treatment and recovery needs of people with mental health, substance use, or co-occurring disorders who are currently involved in the criminal justice system or were formerly involved.


Continuum of Care Supplemental to Address Unsheltered and Rural Homelessness

      • Deadline: Oct 20, 2022  Electronically submitted applications must be submitted no later than 8:00 p.m., ET, on the listed application due date.
      • The $365 million package includes grant funds along with additional vouchers that will enhance communities’ capacity to humanely and effectively address unsheltered homelessness by connecting vulnerable individuals and families to housing, health care, and supportive services. This Initiative for Unsheltered and Rural Homelessness being made available by HUD strongly promotes partnerships with health care organizations, public housing authorities and mainstream housing providers, and people with lived experience and expertise of homelessness.


Public and Indian Housing Notice

      • Deadline: Open
      • HUD recently published a Public and Indian Housing Notice regarding an opportunity for Public Housing Authorities (PHAs) to apply for new Mainstream vouchers to help their communities prevent, prepare for, and respond to COVID-19.  HUD will make up to $150 million available for this purpose.  PHAs that currently administer a housing choice voucher program, including those that do not already administer Mainstream vouchers, are eligible for this opportunity.
          • Please see the notice for details on how PHAs may apply.

Public State Grants

Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) NOFAs

      • TDHCA makes program funds available throughout the year to qualifying applicants for a wide range of housing and related activities. The Department announces these funding opportunities through NOFAs posted on this Web site and distributed via the Department’s email list.

        If you are interested in applying for TDHCA funds, the Department encourages you to visit this page often to:

        • Identify any funding opportunities that fit your organization’s mission and your community’s needs.
        • Determine if your organization is eligible to apply for funding.
          • Find out more here 

Private State Grants


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