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ESG Application Materials

Organizations may apply for Emergency Solutions Grants (“ESG”) funding through active Notices of Funding Availability (“NOFAs”) listed at: http://www.tdhca.state.tx.us/nofa.htm. NOFAs have details on eligible activities, funding amounts, and deadlines. See below for application materials related to NOFAs.

The Department does not directly fund individuals with ESG. The Department’s ESG funds are administered through partnerships with:

  • Local units of government, such as cities and counties
  • Private nonprofit organizations and community-based organizations

2017/2018 Emergency Solutions Grants

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development ("HUD") released the final allocation for the 2017 Emergency Solutions Grants ("ESG") in June, 2017. In response, the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs ("TDHCA") updated the 2017/2018 ESG Notice of Funding Availability ("NOFA"). The deadline to submit 2017/2018 ESG applications to TDHCA was Friday, July 28, 2017. A list of 2017 ESG Awardees can be found online at http://www.tdhca.state.tx.us/home-division/esgp/index.htm.

Questions about the 2017/2018 ESG Application may be sent to esg@tdhca.state.tx.us.