Bids & RFPs

City of Shreveport 

Request for Proposal (RFP)

2021 Neighborhood Investment Program (NIP)

Submission Deadline - January 18, 2021, at 5:00 pm.

The City of Shreveport Department of Community Development has released its Program Year 2021 Neighborhood Investment Program (NIP) application. NIP offers small grants to neighborhood-based organizations in the city limits of Shreveport to do projects that improve the quality of life in their neighborhoods. Grants range from $2,500 to $6,000. Grants are intended to spur small, grassroots community projects.

The city must be in receipt of an original and three (3) copies of the proposal complete with all attachments, on or before the above date.   These deadlines are firm as to date and hour.    Applications that arrive after the deadline or incomplete applications will not be accepted.   Diskettes, facsimiles, will not be accepted.  The application must be signed by the applicant’s Board Chairman, CEO, Director, or President.  All proposals become the property of the city of Shreveport.

 You may contact Ms. Cathy Mitchell, Planner lll, at (318) 673-7556 for information.

 The grant period for funding is January 01, 2021 to December 31, 2021.

To view RFP, click here.

Virtual Informational Workshop will be held, Friday, January 8, 2021 @ 4:00 p.m., 401 Texas St

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Zoom Link for NIP Informational Meeting on January 8, 2021 at 4:00 pm

City of Shreveport - Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) 

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

Public Facilities Activities/Capital Projects  CFDA Number: 14.128

Submission Deadline - January 15, 2021 at 5:00 pm.

The City of Shreveport (“City”), through its Department of Community Development, is currently accepting public facility proposals for funding consideration under the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG) for eligible governmental and nonprofit entities. These funds are allocated by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The CDBG program is authorized by the Housing and Community Development (HCD) Act of 1974.   Regulations governing this program can be found at 24 CFR 570.

The city has approximately $320,620 available for projects under this NOFA.  Acquisition and improvements of public facilities that promote a public benefit, such as homeless shelters, workforce development centers, healthcare facilities, historic preservation properties,  and other facilities that have significant public benefit will be considered for funding.  Projects selected under this NOFA will begin on February 1, 2021.

To view RFP, click here.


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