North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission compiled this list of funding opportunities from various sources to assist those in the North Central Region seeking funding.


Community Development Financial Institutions Fund

Community Development Financial Institutions Fund

Department of Education

Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE): Small, Rural School Achievement (SRSA)

Office of Postsecondary Education: Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund-IHE/Institution 84.425F-

Department of Health and Human Services

Community Health Access and Rural Transformation (CHART)-

Rural Emergency Medical Services Training Grant

Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service

Endangered Species Recovery Implementation

Economic Development Administration

2021 Build to Scale Program

United States Department of Agriculture

Rural Community Development Initiative

Army Corp of Engineers

Section 219: Environmental Infrastructure


Rural Water and Wastewater Lending

Economic Development Administration

Public Works Program

Economic Adjustment Assistance Program

National Rural Water Association

NRWA Revolving Loan Fund

Small Business Administration

504 Fixed Asset Program (Certified Development Company)

7(a) Loan Guarantee

Community Advantage Pilot

Microloan Program

US Environmental Protection Agency

Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation

USDA Rural Development

Business and Industry Guaranteed Loan

Emergency Community Water Assistance Grants

Special Evaluation Assistance for Rural Communities and Households

Water and Waste Disposal Guaranteed Loan Program

Water and Waste Disposal Predevelopment Planning Grants

Water and Waste Disposal Revolving Fund

Water and Waste Loan and Grant Program


Department of Community and Economic Development

Keystone Communities Program Funding-

Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development

Community Development Block Grant

DCED Programs & Funding

Multimodal Transportation Fund

Pennsylvania Department of Transportation

Multimodal Transportation Fund

Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency

Pennsylvania State Grant Program

The Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs

State Grant Opportunities

United States Department of Agriculture

Community Facilities Direct Loan & Grant Program in Pennsylvania

Disaster relief Funding Available for 25 PA Counties

Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Conservation Innovation Grants Pennsylvania State Program National Funding Opportunity

Supporting Regional and Community Development Planning in Pennsylvania

Department of Community and Economic Development

Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Area Development Fund

Community Development Block Grant

Commonwealth Financing Authority

H2O PA Water Supply, Sanitary Sewer, and Storm Water Projects

Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority  

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

Clean Water State Revolving Fund

Pennsylvania Infrastructure Authority

Drinking Water State Revolving Fund

Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission

Act 13 (Impact Fee) / Unconventional Gas Well Fund


ARC- Appalachian Region Commission

ARC Funding

Economic Development Administration (EDA)

EDA Funding

Elk County Community Foundation

Open Grants-

North Central Greenways

Greenways Mini Grants

North Central PA Lunchbox

North Central PA Lunchbox, Clearfield County Team

PA Route 6 Alliance

Community Grants Opportunity