Community Development Block Grant Program for Non-Entitlement Jurisdictions – Notice of Funding Availability Amendment

*Provided by the California Department of Housing and Community Development

The California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) has released an Amendment to the federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA).

The following updates were also made to the application workbooks:

  • CDBG Application Summary Workbook: The Request for Waiver, Colonia Request for Waiver, Jurisdiction and Leg Info, and the Threshold tabs.
  • CDBG Self-Score Workbook: On the State Objectives tab: The Applicant/Jurisdiction name field was unlocked and the Clarification of the State Objective Scoring Criterion was added.


Application due date has been extended from February 5, 2019 to February 26, 2019.

The NOFA applies to state CDBG non-entitlement cities and counties applying for funding under Community Development activities, Special Allocations for Economic Development, Colonia, and Native American Communities.


CDBG NOFA Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) 

The FAQ’s are comprised of questions submitted to the CDBG NOFA email inbox and 2018 CDBG Application Workshops.

For more information on the CDBG NOFA and application materials, please visit HCD’s NOFA webpage.

The CDBG program partners with rural cities and counties to improve the lives of their low- and moderate-income residents through the creation and expansion of community and economic development opportunities in support of liv able communities.


Questions? Please email

2019-01-09T14:15:56+00:00January 9th, 2019|CALED News, Econ Dev News|