The County of San Mateo Department of Housing is pleased to announce, as of December 6, 2021, the following Notices of Funding Availability (NOFA): 

  1. Federal CDGB/ESG NOFA for Community Development Activities (Public Services, Shelter Services, Rapid Re-Housing, Fair Housing, Micro-Enterprise, Minor Home Repair Programs) *Funding under this NOFA is for the first year of 2-year awards 

  2. Federal CDBG/HOME NOFA for Housing Development and Public Facility Improvements  

Funding being made available through these NOFAs will be from Federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, the Federal Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) program, and the Federal HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) program. The Department of Housing invites applications for eligible activities under these programs. The NOFA guidelines, schedule, and Funding Priorities are posted below.  


Note: Applications must be submitted online through City Data Services at Login details and instructions are contained in the NOFAs.  

Application Due Date: 5:00 PM on Thursday, January 13, 2022 

Technical Assistance Session for ApplicantsWednesday, January 5, 2022, through a virtual conference meeting. Zoom meeting link and time will be posted on this site; please check back frequently for updates. Attendance by applicants is not mandatory but highly encouraged, especially for any new applications/projects to the County.  

Information and Assistance: Staff is available to answer questions regarding the NOFAs and submittal of applications. You may contact Tracy Choi ( or Dylan Sweeney (