Find Funding Opportunities

Find UPCOMING funding opportunities on the HHS Grants Forecast website.

The Department of Health and Human Services’ Grants Forecast website is a database of planned grant opportunities proposed by its agencies. On this website you can search by agency to view planned ACF funding opportunities.  Each forecasted funding opportunity contains:
  • actual or estimated application and award dates
  • estimated funding levels
  • a list of eligible entities, and
  • a description of the purpose and goals of the planned grant. 

Forecasted opportunities are subject to change based on enactment of congressional appropriations.  The website is available at:


Find OPEN funding opportunities at

Synopses of all competitive ACF Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs) are posted at – the same place you will go to submit your application. As ACF’s FOAs are announced, the full FOAs are posted on ACF’s website.
You can search by funding opportunity number, category, agency, or other criteria. If you are looking for a specific opportunity, searching by the funding opportunity number is the fastest way to find it (or go to and follow the link to the synopsis and application package at 

If you do not have a specific funding opportunity in mind you may familiarize yourself with the various ACF programs.  Some ACF programs provide free technical assistance to potential applicants – please see the program’s website for more information.  

This video provides useful information on registering, searching and applying for Federal grant opportunities.

Next: Understand the Funding Opportunity Announcement


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The content on this page is for informational purposes and should not be construed as instructions for submitting an application.  Please refer to the Funding Opportunity Announcement of interest for detailed instructions.

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