Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)


CDBG, HOPWA and ESG applications now available:

As of January 6, 2020, the application period for Fiscal Year 2020-21 City of Hartford U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) funding is open. Below you will find the application and instruction documents for the FY2020-21 Award Year Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA), and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) programs. 

Completed, signed applications for all three programs are due at the Office of Central Grants Administration, City Hall, 550 Main Street, Room 302, Hartford CT 06103, no later than 3:00 PM on Thursday, February 13, 2020. (Please note that City Hall will be closed on Wednesday, February 12, 2020.)



CDBG (download both documents, below)
CDBG Application
CDBG Application Instructions

HOPWA (download both documents, below)
HOPWA Application
HOPWA Application Instructions

ESG (download both documents, below)
ESG Application
ESG Application Instructions

Public Hearing/Technical Assistance Presentation

The Office of Central Grants Administration is presenting two public hearing/technical assistance sessions on the development of Hartford's Fiscal Year 2020-21 Annual Plan, including an overview of program and regulatory requirements for HUD funding. For those applying for CDBG funding, attendance at one of the following sessions is strongly suggested. 

Session #1
Parker Memorial Recreation Center
2621 Main Street
Tuesday, January 7, 2020 - 1:30PM
(Snow Date - Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 1:30PM

Session #2
Hartford Public Library Main Branch
500 Main Street
Tuesday, January 7, 2020 - 5:30PM
(Snow Date - Wednesday January 9, 2020 - 5:30PM)

These meetings are open to the public. The locations are wheelchair accessible. Language interpreters and interpreters for the hearing impaired are available if requested in advance. For more information, please call (860) 757-9278.

For those unable to attend the Public Hearings in January, or those who wish to learn more about this year's process, a copy of the presentation made by Central Grants Administration staff is downloadable here.

HARTFORD CITY HALL ADDRESS: 550 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103 PHONE: (860)757-9311 HOURS: 8AM - 5PM