The Office of Departmental Grants Management and Oversight (ODGMO) of Nebraska is responsible for housing grants (HUD programs and initiatives) in the state of Nebraska. Although there are funds available to Nebraska residents, not everyone is eligible to apply and receive Nebraska Housing Grants. The ODGMO has set a list of policy priorities.

Housing Grants for Low-Income Residents in Nebraska

Nebraska's local government has set aside financial assistance for residents with no or low-income. According to the latest research, with an average household income of $49,693.00 per year, only 69.60% of the population paid off their mortgages on their homes. The average home value in Nebraska is $123,900.00. The main initiative behind this policy is to assist residents financially while they look for jobs or improve their income.

Housing Grants for Green Homes in Nebraska

There are currently 796,000 households in the state of Nebraska. The local government in Nebraska actively promotes green initiatives in the housing sector. Funds are available for residents of Nebraska to improve the sustainability of their homes through energy-efficient, environmentally friendly, and healthy design. For metropolitan and some regional areas in Nebraska, housing grants are also given to households to improve location efficiency and disaster resiliency.

Housing Grants for Minorities in Nebraska

To overcome discrimination due to race, color, nationality, gender, religion, disability, or familial status, the department of housing in Nebraska actively promotes fair housing by providing financial assistance in the form of housing grants to the minorities of Nebraska.

Housing Grants for Home Businesses

For residents of Nebraska who run businesses at home, they are eligible to apply for housing grants in addition to small business grants. If you use your home as a platform for improving other outcomes, such as business, education, health, or environment, the HUD initiatives will be able to provide you with the funding you need.

To apply for housing grants in Nebraska, contact Nebraska financial aid agencies, or

Access Applicant Portal

Current online applicants in Nebraska are browsing from the following cities: Geneva, Keystone, Smithfield, Wallace, Manley, Wymore, Nemaha, Dix, Morse Bluff, Humboldt

Recent State Funding Opportunities

Below is a list of opportunities recently published in the local state:

Funding Opportunity
Conservation Collaboration Cooperative Agreements Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 Funding– NEBRASKA (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS NE MULTI 22 NOFO0001184
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $2,000,000
Award Competition for Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) Centers in the States of Kentucky, Nebraska, Rhode Island, and South Dakota (apply)

Funding Number: 2022 NIST MEP 01
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Category: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Funding Amount: Case Dependent
OJJDP FY 2020 and 2021 Nonparticipating States: American Samoa (2020), Connecticut (2020 and 2021), Nebraska (2020 and 2021), New Mexico (2020), Texas (2020 and 2021), Wyoming (2020 and 2021), and Virgin Islands (2020) Solicitation (apply)

Funding Number: O OJJDP 2021 30002
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention
Category: Law, Justice and Legal Services
Funding Amount: $3,500,000
Conservation Collaboration Cooperative Agreements Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Announcement for Program Funding – NEBRASKA (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS NE CCA 21 NOFO0001076
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $1,000,000
Head Start/Early Head Start Grantee -- Communities in the state of Nebraska (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2021 ACF OHS CH R07 1878
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $5,434,776
Conservation Collaboration Grants or Agreements Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Announcement for Program Funding – MONTANA, NEBRASKA, NORTH DAKOTA, and SOUTH DAKOTA (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS MULTI CCG 20 GEN0010740
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $1,000,000
Operation of the Lewis and Clark Interpretive Trail and Visitor Center at Nebraska City, NE - LECL (apply)

Funding Number: NPS NOIP20AC00175
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Category: Community Development, Employment, Labor and Training, Environment, Humanities (see Cultural Affairs in CFDA), Natural Resources, Regional Development
Funding Amount: $750,000
Early Head Start Expansion and Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership Grants - Douglas County, Nebraska (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2020 ACF OHS HP R07 1722
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $2,841,069
Nebraska Game and Parks Commission Conservation and Environmental Tool (apply)

Funding Number: F19AS00236
Agency: Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service
Category: Environment
Funding Amount: $50,000
Conservation Collaboration Grants or Agreements Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Announcement for Program Funding – MINNESOTA, NEBRASKA, NORTH DAKOTA, SOUTH DAKOTA, and KANSAS (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS MULTI STATE CENTRAL 19 01
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Environment, Natural Resources, Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Funding Amount: $2,000,000

 

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