Maine Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD)
05/01/20 4:00 PM EST Receipt
Grants of up to $50,000 to Maine local governments for a range of community services to meet the needs of residents in eligible regions. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for a wide range of programs to benefit low- and moderate-income persons. All units of general local government in Maine, including plantations, except for the entitlement communities of Auburn, Bangor, Biddeford, Lewiston, Portland and all of Cumberland County with the exception of Brunswick, Casco and Frye Island are eligible to apply.
The Public Service Grant Program (PSG) provides funding for operating expenses and program materials for new or expanded programs that benefit low and moderate-income persons for any one of the eligible activities.
Eligible activities include but are not limited to, operating and program material expenses for the purpose of providing workforce training and skills development, child care, health care, recreation programs, education programs, public safety services, fair housing activities, senior citizen services, homeless services, drug abuse/mental health counseling and treatment.
GrantWatch ID#: 182881
Maximum PSG Amount: $50,000
Funds will not be available until after July 1, 2020. Applicants have three months to complete the project development phase process or notice of award may be rescinded.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Letters of Intent may be submitted via email to: email@example.com
Mail applications to:
Office of Community Development
Department of Economic and Community Development
111 Sewall Street, 3rd Floor
59 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0059
P: (207) 624-7484
F: (207) 287-8070
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