Grant Opportunities

This is a summary of Federal and State grant opportunities, relevant to Alaskans.  This collection of grants continues to be updated. Grants specific to tribal governments can be found here.

Active Grants

Clean School Bus Rebate Program

  • Granting Agency: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • Appropriation Amount: $1 Billion (over 5 years)
  • Grant Amount: Up to $375,000 per bus
  • Announcement Date: May 20, 2022
  • Closing Date: August 18, 2022
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2022 Bridge Investment Program Grant

  • Granting Agency: Federal Highway Administration, USDOT
  • Appropriation Amount: $2.36 Billion
  • Grant Amount: >$2,500,000 – 20% Match | No limits for planning
  • Announcement Date: June 10, 2022
  • Closing Date: September 8, 2022 | July 25, 2022 for planning
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Railroad Crossing Elimination Program

  • Granting Agency: Federal Railroad Administration, USDOT
  • Appropriation Amount: $573.2 Million
  • Grant Amount: >$1 Million, 20% Match
  • Announcement Date: June 30, 2022
  • Closing Date: September 28, 2022
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2022 Middle Mile Grant Program (Broadband)

  • Granting Agency: National Telecommunications and Information Administration
  • Appropriation Amount: $980 Million
  • Grant Amount: $5-100 Million, 30% Match
  • Announcement Date: May 13, 2022
  • Closing Date: September 30, 2022
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FY 2021 – 2023 Economic Development RNTA EDA-HDQ-RNTA-2021

  • Granting Agency: Economic Development Administration (EDA), U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC)
  • Appropriation Amount: $2,500,000
  • Grant Amount: Award Ceiling $1,500,000 (Recent awards averaged $200,000 to %$500,000), no match, encourages cost sharing
  • Announcement Date: June 9, 2021
  • Closing Date: There are no submission deadlines under this NOFO. Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until the termination of this NOFO or publication of a superseding RNTA NOFO.
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