Application Cycle

CDBG/HOME Application Cycle
The Will County grant cycle is October 1st to September 30th.  When grant funds are awarded to the County for CDBG, HOME and ESG, Request for Proposals (RFP's) are made available for competition.  Below is a general outline for the grant cycle.   

March: Notice of Funding Availability / Applications
April: Technical Assistance webex sessions 
April: RFP submittals due
May/June:  Advisory Board meeting & Public Hearing

July: County Board approval of Advisory Board recommendations for funding
August: Award announcements
October: Grant cycle begins


CDBG & HOME Applications - Due April 26


Application Tutorial:  http://streamlinksoftware.wistia.com/medias/bhwcnixh50


PLEASE NOTE:  If you are applying for HOME development funds and are having difficulty with the underwriting templates in the application portal, please use the file(s) below and upload those into the application for funds.



Grant Technical Assistance 2023 

AmpliFund Software Q & A – April 11 @ 10:30 a.m.

Due to technical issues with Webex, events are moved to Microsoft Teams.

CDBG Community Services and HOME Housing Services - April 11 @ 1:30 p.m.

CDBG Capital Improvements - April 11 @ 2:30 p.m.

HOME Housing (MF/SF) Development - April 11 @ 3:30 p.m.