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  • Grant Due: 2022 Apprenticeship Building America Grant Program

    Grant Due: 2022 Apprenticeship Building America Grant Program

    Grant Due: 2022 Apprenticeship Building America Grant Program

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? This program seeks to strengthen and modernize the Registered Apprenticeship Program (RAP) system, centered on equity and promotes Registered Apprenticeship as a workforce development solution. Applicants have the opportunity to apply for funding across four grant categories: (1) State Apprenticeship System Building and Modernization; (2) Expansion of RAP Opportunities for Youth; (3) Ensuring Equitable RAP Pathways Through Pre-Apprenticeship Leading to RAP Enrollment and Equity Partnerships; and (4) Registered Apprenticeship Hubs. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? State, local, and Tribal government entities, nonprofit organizations, and institutions of higher education

    WHEN'S IT DUE? April 25, 2022

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  • Grant Due: FY 2021 State Criminal Alien Assistance Program

    Grant Due: FY 2021 State Criminal Alien Assistance Program

    Grant Due: FY 2021 State Criminal Alien Assistance Program 

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? The purpose of this program is to make payments to states and units of local government that incur certain types of costs due to the incarceration of undocumented criminal aliens during the reporting period of July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? City or township governments, county governments, and state governments

    WHEN'S IT DUE? April 25, 2022

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  • Grant Due: FY 2022 Legal Assistance Enhancement Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Legal Assistance Enhancement Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Legal Assistance Enhancement Program

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? This program strengthens and enhances the effectiveness of legal assistance provided to older adults. Through this program, the funding agency aims to, among other things, break down barriers to accessing legal assistance, increase the availability of legal assistance, especially for historically under-represented populations of elders, and enhance the efficacy of legal assistance to meet the evolving needs of older adults. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? State and local governments, Tribal governments, faith-based organizations, community-based organizations, hospitals, and institutions of higher education

    WHEN'S IT DUE? April 30, 2022

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  • Grant Due: FY 2022 Strengthening Syringe Services Programs

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Strengthening Syringe Services Programs

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Strengthening Syringe Services Programs

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? The purpose of this program is to improve the health of people who inject drugs (PWID) by reducing incidence of hepatitis A, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, HIV, and overdose mortality among PWID in the United States. The program supports efforts to improve the health of populations disproportionately affected by HIV, Viral Hepatitis, sexually transmitted diseases and TB by maximizing the health impact of public health services, reducing disease incidence, and advancing health equity. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Institutions of higher education, school districts, public housing authorities, state governments, local governments including special districts, Tribal governments and organizations, nonprofits, and small businesses

    WHEN'S IT DUE? May 2, 2022

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  • Grant Due: FY 2022 Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resiliency in Education)

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resiliency in Education)

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resiliency in Education)

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? The purpose of Project AWARE is to develop a sustainable infrastructure for school-based mental health programs and services. It is expected that awardees will build a collaborative partnership that includes the State Education Agency (SEA), the Local Education Agency (LEA), the State Mental Health Agency (SMHA), community-based providers of behavioral health care services, school personnel, community organizations, families, and school-aged youth. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? States, political subdivisions of states including local governments, Indian tribes or tribal organizations, health facilities, or programs operated by or in accordance with a contract or grant with the Indian Health Service, or other domestic public or private nonprofit entities

    WHEN'S IT DUE? May 2, 2022

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  • Grant Due: FY 2022 Port Infrastructure Development Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Port Infrastructure Development Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Port Infrastructure Development Program

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? This program provides funding to projects that will improve the safety, efficiency, or reliability of the movement of goods into, out of, around or within coastal seaports, inland river ports, and Great Lakes Ports. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Port authorities, commissions or their subdivisions, states, local governments, Tribal governments, public agencies, special-purpose districts with a transportation function, and multistate or multijurisdictional groups of entities 

    WHEN'S IT DUE? May 16, 2022

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  • Grant Due: FY 2022 Farmers Market Promotion Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Farmers Market Promotion Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Farmers Market Promotion Program

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? This program funds projects that develop, coordinate, and expand direct producer-to-consumer markets to help increase access to and availability of locally and regionally produced agricultural products. The program supports capacity building projects and community development, training, and technical assistance projects. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Agricultural businesses and agricultural cooperatives, producer networks or associations, community-support agriculture (CSA) networks and CSA associations, food councils, local governments, nonprofit corporations, public benefit corporations, economic development corporations, regional farmer market authorities, and Tribal governments

    WHEN'S IT DUE? May 16, 2022

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  • Grant Due: FY 2022 Local Food Promotion Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Local Food Promotion Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Local Food Promotion Program

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? This program funds projects that develop, coordinate, and expand local and regional food business enterprises that engage as intermediaries in indirect producer to consumer marketing to help increase access to and availability of locally and regionally produced agricultural products. The program supports planning projects, implementation projects and farm to institution projects. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Agricultural businesses and agricultural cooperatives, producer networks or associations, community-support agriculture (CSA) networks and CSA associations, local governments, nonprofit corporations, public benefit corporations, economic development corporations, regional farmer market authorities, and Tribal governments

    WHEN'S IT DUE? May 16, 2022

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  • Grant Due: FY 2022 Regional Food System Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Regional Food System Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Regional Food System Program

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? The purpose of this program is to support partnerships that connect public and private resources to plan and develop local or regional food systems. This program focuses on building and strengthening local or regional food economy viability and resilience by alleviating unnecessary administrative and technical barriers for participating partners. Projects will catalyze the development of local or regional food systems and coordinate efforts within the partnership to set priorities, connect resources and services, and measure progress toward common goals. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Partnerships

    WHEN'S IT DUE? May 16, 2022

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  • Grant Due: FY 2022 Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? This program helps beginning farmers and ranchers enter and/or improve their success in farming, ranching, and management of non-industrial private forest lands. Funding will support projects that provide education, mentoring, and technical assistance to give beginning farmers the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to make informed decisions for their operations and enhance their sustainability. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Collaborative state, tribal, local, or regionally based networks or partnerships of qualified public and/or private entities, including state cooperative extension services, federal, state, municipal, or tribal agencies, community-based organizations, non-governmental organizations, colleges or universities, foundations maintained by a college or university, and private for-profit organizations

    WHEN'S IT DUE? May 19, 2022

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  • Grant Due: FY 2022 Local Law Enforcement Crime Gun Intelligence Center Integration Initiative

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Local Law Enforcement Crime Gun Intelligence Center Integration Initiative

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Local Law Enforcement Crime Gun Intelligence Center Integration Initiative

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? The purpose of this program is to support local and tribal jurisdictions’ capacity to work with their Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) partners to utilize intelligence, technology, and community engagement to swiftly identify unlawfully used firearms and their sources, and effectively prosecute perpetrators engaged in violent crime. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? State, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies, governmental non-law enforcement agencies, and federally recognized Indian tribal governments

    WHEN'S IT DUE? May 19, 2022

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  • Grant Due: FY 2022 Renewables Advancing Community Energy Resilience

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Renewables Advancing Community Energy Resilience

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Renewables Advancing Community Energy Resilience

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? This program supports the development and application of solar technologies to improve the resilience of electric power systems and the communities they support. Projects will focus efforts on community energy resilience to investigate the relationship between power systems resilience and community resilience and determine the ability of a community to prepare, recover, and adapt from an event that can cause power or energy disruption. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? State, local, and tribal governments, for-profits, educational institutions, nonprofits, individuals, and consortia

    WHEN'S IT DUE? May 26, 2022

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  • Grant Due: FY 2022 Low or No Emission Grant Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Low or No Emission Grant Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Low or No Emission Grant Program 

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? The Low or No Emission Grant Program provides funding for the purchase or lease of zero-emission and low-emission transit buses, including acquisition, construction, and leasing of required supporting facilities such as recharging, refueling, and maintenance facilities. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Designated recipients, states, local governmental authorities, and Indian tribes

    WHEN'S IT DUE? May 31, 2022

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  • Grant Due: FY 2022 Buses and Bus Facilities Grant Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Buses and Bus Facilities Grant Program

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Buses and Bus Facilities Grant Program

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? The purpose of this program is to improve the condition, or otherwise modernize, the transit system. Awards will support capital projects to replace, rehabilitate, purchase, or lease buses and related equipment; as well as to rehabilitate, purchase, construct, or lease bus-related facilities. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Designated recipients that allocate funds to fixed route bus operators, states or local governmental entities that operate fixed route bus service, and Indian tribes. 

    WHEN'S IT DUE? May 31, 2022

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  • Grant Due: FY 2022 Reducing Risk for Girls in the Juvenile Justice System

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Reducing Risk for Girls in the Juvenile Justice System

    Grant Due: FY 2022 Reducing Risk for Girls in the Juvenile Justice System

    WHAT DOES IT FUND? The purpose of this program is to reduce risk factors and promote protective factors for girls who come in contact with the juvenile justice system, and place them on a path toward success, stability, and long-term contribution to society. Funding will support early intervention programs, treatment services, and technical assistance provision. Click here for more information.

    WHO'S ELIGIBLE? City or township governments, county governments, for profit organizations other than small businesses, Native American tribal governments, nonprofits, institutions of higher education, and state governments

    WHEN'S IT DUE? June 3, 2022

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US Congressional Calendar

28 June 2021

TFG 2021 Congressional Calendar

The Ferguson Group (TFG) compiled a 2021 Congressional Calendar with important House and Senate dates.

The Ferguson Group (TFG) compiled a 2021 Calendar with session and recess dates for the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate 117th Congressional session. The calendar also includes the titles of Members of Congress in Senate and House leadership for the 117th Congress. Read more to view and download the calendar. 

Latest TFG News

24 August 2021

TFG To Present on Water Infrastructure Funding Opportunities in American Water Works Association Workshop

Leading minds behind WIFIA legislation, TFG to share information on WIFIA and SRF with public utilities in workshop presentation.

The Ferguson Group (TFG) Principal and Manager of Policy and Regulatory Affairs, Stephanie Missert, will join the American Water Works Association (AWWA) tomorrow, Wednesday, August 25th at 1:25 – 2:25 P.M. ET to virtually present “How States Make SRF and WIFIA Work”.

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