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Rural Housing Preservation Grants (Section 533)

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 10.433
U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Rural Housing Service
Jun 5, 2023

The Rural Housing Preservation Grant (HPG) program provides funds to sponsoring organizations to establish grants or low-interest loan programs for homeowners to repair or rehabilitate individual housing, rental properties, or co-ops owned and/or occupied by very low- and low-income rural persons.

Eligible expenses include:

  • Repairing or replacing electrical wiring, foundations, roofs, insulation, heating systems and water/waste disposal systems
  • Handicap accessibility features
  • Labor and materials
  • Administrative expenses

Eligible applicants:

  • State and local governments
  • Nonprofit corporations
  • Federally recognized tribes

Grantees must use funds in towns with a population under 20,000 or on federally recognized Tribal lands. Check eligibility by address.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

No minimum or maximum award amounts have been established. The project period can be up to 2 years.

Approximately $18,500,000 is available for eligible participants, and approximately $2,500,000 is available for disaster assistance.

Application process

Links to additional guidance, a program fact sheet, and the application instructions are available on and the program website.

Tagged as
Capital funding · Housing and homelessness · Human services

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