Open Grants, Loans and RFPs

Contracting Opportunities

Study to Evaluate Costs of Planning Requirements

The Washington State Department of Commerce hereafter called “COMMERCE,” is initiating this Request for Proposals (RFP) to solicit proposals from firms interested in participating in a project to conduct an evaluation of the costs for cities and counties to review and revise their comprehensive plans and development regulations to ensure compliance with RCW 36.70A.  See attached RFP. Reply Date 13 June 2022 Download the RFP (PDF)

Recovery Residences

The Department of Commerce is soliciting applications to establish new Level II or Level III recovery residences, as classified by the National Association of Recovery Residences. Eligible applicants may be existing operators of Level II or Level III recovery residences OR non-profit behavioral health providers or housing providers that wish to establish new Level II or Level III recovery residences. The funding opportunity opens on May 16, 2022. The funding

RFP: Behavioral Health Housing Inventory and Legislative Report

The Washington State Department of Commerce (Commerce) is initiating this Request for Proposals (RFP) to solicit responses from entities interested in producing a report on the behavioral health and long-term care settings that provide services for individuals discharged from state psychiatric hospitals, in coordination with the Department of Social and Health Services, the Department of Health, and the Health Care Authority. The report must map the geographic location of each facility

Industrial Symbiosis

The Washington State Department of Commerce hereafter called “COMMERCE” is initiating this Request for Proposals (RFP) to advance industrial symbiosis efforts across Washington with intent to award multiple contract(s). Successful bidders will advance an industrial symbiosis project through expansion of existing efforts, implementation of a new project or research and development into new areas and technologies that will repurpose industrial waste for beneficial use. Please see attached. Reply date: June

RFP: Homeless Service Provider Stipend

The Washington State Department of Commerce is initiating this Request for Proposals (RFP) to solicit responses from firms interested in administering a short-term and limited financial payment program for homeless service providers with an immediate economic need in Washington. All entities that meet the minimum qualifications are encouraged to apply.  Proposals due: June 9, 2022, at 4:00 p.m. Pacific TimeDownload the RFP (PDF)

Open Grants and Loans

Recovery Residences

The Department of Commerce is soliciting applications to establish new Level II or Level III recovery residences, as classified by the National Association of Recovery Residences. Eligible applicants may be existing operators of Level II or Level III recovery residences OR non-profit behavioral health providers or housing providers that wish to establish new Level II or Level III recovery residences. The funding opportunity opens on May 16, 2022. The funding

Request for Proposals – Housing Stability for Youth in Courts Grant

Up to $625,000 is available for a minimum of six counties to implement the Housing Stability for Youth in Court (H-SYNC) program. The H-SYNC program is a prevention model designed to identify youth at risk of homelessness within the juvenile court system and refer them and their families to needed prevention, intervention, and housing services. This solicitation is intended to result in a single contract of no more than $625,000

Grant Opportunity – Youth Recreational Facilities Program

The Youth Recreational Facilities program funds 25% of eligible capital costs up to $1,200,000 for nonresidential facilities that provide youth (K-12) with recreation opportunities integrated with social and/or educational services. Currently accepting applications. Closing Date: May 26, 2022 Download the YRF Grant Announcement (PDF)

Sole Source Notices

Matching Funds

Matching grants available for federal broadband infrastructure financing opportunities

Important funding updates from the Washington State Broadband Office Matching Grant application changes In response to new federal funding opportunities such as the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Broadband ReConnect grants, or others that may be included in proposed federal infrastructure investments, the Washington State Broadband Office announces the following changes to our Matching Grant program: Deadline extension. The Matching Grant application deadline of Nov. 15, 2021 has been extended until

Intergovernmental Agreements

Pursuant to RCW 39.34 Interlocal Cooperation Act, Commerce has made its Intergovernmental Agreements available to the public. For copies of a contract, please contact our Public Disclosure Office.

Public Notices

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Additional Information

Contact

Sarah Champion
Email: Sarah.Champion@Commerce.wa.gov
Phone: 360-764-3725

Commerce Funding Programs