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.



Army Corp of Engineers


EDA Funding

EDA Planning and Local Technical Assistance Program

Fiscal Year 2021 American Rescue Plan Act

Research and National Technical Assistance Notice of Funding Opportunity

Public Works Program

National Rural Water Association

NRWA Revolving Loan Fund

Restaurant Revitalization Fund

COVID -19 Relief Options

Grants for Community Organizations

Small Business Management and Technical Assistance

Small Business Research and Development

State Trade Expansion Program (STEP)

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 Loan and Grant Program

National Endowment for the Humanities

Infrastructure & Capacity Building Challenge Grants

Community Facilities Direct Loan & Grant Program in Pennsylvania

Electric Infrastructure Loans & Loan Guarantee Program

Emergency Community Water Assistance Grants

Rural Economic Development Loan and Grant (REDLG) Program

Rural Energy Savings Program (RESP)

SEARCH- Special Evaluation Assistance for Rural Communities and Households

Supporting Regional and Community Development Planning in Pennsylvania

Telecommunications Infrastructure Program

Water & Waste Disposal Loan & Grant Program

Water & Waste Disposal Pre-Development Planning Grants

Agriculture and Food Research Initiative- Foundational Applied Science

Farm Loan Programs

Farm to School grant

Food Safety Outreach Competitive Grants Program

Housing Assistance

Rural Business Development Grant (RBDG)

Rural eConnectivity Program

Rural Energy for America Program Energy Audit & Renewable Energy Development Assistance Grants

Solid Waste Management Grant Program

Technical Assistance and Training Grant Program

United States Environmental Protection Agency

EPA Grants

Foundation Grants

Research Funding Opportunities

Research Grants

Specific EPA Grant Programs

DOL Agency- Specific Grants

Nurse Faculty Loan Program (NFLP)

Rural Communities Opiod Response Program Implementation

Rural Health Network Development Planning Program

Rural Residency Planning and Development Program

U.S. Department of the Treasury

The American Rescue Plan


Elk County Community Foundation

Open Grants

North Central Greenways

Greenways Mini Grants

North Central PA Launchbox

NCPA LaunchBox

PA Route 6 Alliance

Community Grants Opportunity