Funding Opportunities

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Funding opportunities, requests for proposals, requests for applications, and other grant opportunities for ADECA’s multitude of programs will be posted to this page. Check back regularly for updates.

This page lists currently open opportunities only. Click here for a full list of all of ADECA’s programs.

ADECA does not endorse or recommend any individual or company to provide grant writing or administrative services.


Energy Division

State Energy Program

Deadline: July 20, 2021 by 11:59 p.m. CST

Energy-Efficient Retrofits of K-12 Schools, Local Governments, and Non-Profit Organizations Guide

Rating Criteria

Energy-Efficient Retrofits of Wastewater Treatment Facilities Guide

Rating Criteria

Energy Codes Training Guide

Rating Criteria

SEP Grant Application FAQ


Alabama Research and Development Enhancement Fund (ARDEF) Program

The Energy Division of the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA) is seeking applications from Alabama Research Entities to conduct research and development activities within the state of Alabama.

Application and Guide – ARDEF 2021deadline: July 29, 2021, 11:59 p.m. CST

Rating Guide ARDEF 2021


Law Enforcement and Traffic Safety Division

Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Victim Assistance Grant Program RFP

Application deadline: June 11, 2021 by 11:59 p.m. CST

Agencies must submit through

VOCA FY 22 Open-Competitive RFP Application Instructions

Grant Application Webinar


Family Violence & Prevention Services Act (FVPSA) RFP

Application deadline: July 2, 2021

Agencies must submit through

FVPSA 2022 Application Instructions


Community and Economic Development Division

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) – Competitive

Application deadline: Aug. 16, 2021 by 12 p.m. (noon) CST

Click here for the CDBG Application Manual.


See the ADECA Grant Calendar