FY 2020 Choice Neighborhoods Implementation Grant Program

Funder: Department of Housing and Urban Development

Deadline: 12/16/2020

Award Details: Maximum award amount of $35,000,000

Number of Awards: 5

Target Population: Choice Neighborhoods Implementation Grants support the implementation of comprehensive neighborhood revitalization plans that are expected to achieve the following three core goals: 1. Housing: Replace distressed public and assisted housing with high-quality mixed-income housing that is well-managed and responsive to the needs of the surrounding neighborhood; 2. People: Improve outcomes of households living in the target housing related to employment and income, health, and children’s education; and 3. Neighborhood: Create the conditions necessary for public and private reinvestment in distressed neighborhoods to offer the kinds of amenities and assets, including safety, good schools, and commercial activity, that are important to families’ choices about their community.


City or township governments; Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities

Information on Eligible Applicants: The local government of jurisdiction must be either the Lead Applicant or Co-Applicant. The Lead Applicant can be either a Public Housing Authority (PHA), local government, or tribal entity. A Co-Applicant can be a local government, PHA, tribal entity, or the owner of the target HUD-assisted housing (e.g. nonprofit or for-profit developer).

Link to RFP: https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/spm/gmomgmt/grantsinfo/fundingopps/fy20_choice