Notices of Solicitation of Applications (NOSAs)

Rural Development publishes Notices of Solicitation of Applications (NOSAs) or Notices of Funding Availability in the Federal Register.  NOSAs provide program information organized in a consistent way to easily and quickly find information regarding Rural Development Opportunities.     NOSA/NOFA List

Rural Development Funding

Program Name Appropriated in FY2015
Advanced Biofuel Payment Program $13.9 million
Appropriate Technology Transfer (ATTRA) $2.5 million
Biorefinery Assistance Program $74.4 million
Business & Industry Loan Guarantees $919.8 million
Circuit Rider Program - Technical Assistance for Rural Water Systems $15.9 million
Community Connect Grants $10.4 million
Community Facilities Direct Loan & Grant Program $2.2 billion
Community Facilities Guaranteed Loan Program $73.2 million
Delta Health Care Services Grants $3 million
Distance Learning & Telemedicine Grants $19 million
Economic Impact Initiative Grants $5.5 million
Electric Infrastructure Loan & Loan Guarantee Program
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Loan Program
$5.5 billion
Emergency Community Water Assistance Grants $11 million
Extremely High Energy Cost Grants
Denali Commission High Energy Cost Grants
State Bulk Fuel Revolving Loan Fund
$10 million
Farm Bill Broadband Loan & Loan Guarantee Program $24.1 million
Farm Labor Housing Direct Loans & Grants $32 million
Grants for Rural and Native Alaskan Villages $23 million
Hawaiian Homelands $1 million
Household Water Well System Grants $993,000
Housing Preservation & Revitalization Demonstration Loans & Grants $25.5 million
Housing Preservation Grants $3.538 million
Intermediary Relending Program $18.89 million
Multi-Family Housing Direct Loans $28.40  million
Multi-Family Housing Loan Guarantees $150 million
Multi-Family Housing Rental Assistance $1.09 million
Mutual Self-Help Housing Technical Assistance Grants $27.5 million
Rural Business Development Grants $24 million
Rural Community Development Initiative Grants $4 million
Rural Cooperative Development Grant Program $5.8 million
Rural Economic Development Loan & Grant Program $40 million
Rural Energy for America Program Energy Audit & Renewable Energy Development Assistance Grants $1.9 million
Rural Energy for America Program Renewable Energy Systems & Energy Efficiency Improvement Loans & Grants $135.6 million
Rural Housing Site Loans $5 million
Rural Housing Voucher Program $7 million
Rural Microentrepreneur Assistance Program $8.1 million
Self-Help Land Development Housing Loans $5 million
Single Family Housing Credit Sales $10 million
Single Family Housing Direct Home Loans $900 million
Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loan Program $24 billion
Single Family Housing Repair Loans & Grants $55 million
Small Socially Disadvantaged Producer Grant $3 million
Solid Waste Management Grants $4 million
Telecommunications Infrastructure Loans & Loan Guarantees
Expansion of Rural 911 Service Access Loans & Loan Guarantees
$690 million
Tribal College Initiative Grants $4 million
Value Added Producer Grants $10.75 million
Water & Waste Disposal Grants to Alleviate Health Risks on Tribal Lands and Colonias $42.5 million
Water & Waste Disposal Loan & Grant Program
SEARCH - Special Evaluation Assistance for Rural Communities and Households
Water & Waste Disposal Predevelopment Planning Grants
$1.5 billion
Water & Waste Disposal Loan Guarantees $50 million
Water & Waste Disposal Revolving Loan Funds $1 million
Water & Waste Disposal Technical Assistance & Training Grants $19 million

Dollar amounts are rounded and shown in millions.

NOSAs and NOFAs