Applicant Guidance

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Applying for Funding

VCDP accepts applications on a rolling basis.  However, it is recommended that you submit your application prior to the target dates listed below for the corresponding board meeting.  For more information see — *Guidance on ApplyingTimeline for the review process.

2019 Community Development Board Meetings (July 2019-June 2020)

*Target Dates for Submission CD Board Meeting Schedule
Sept. 10, 2019 Nov. 7, 2019
Feb. 11, 2020 Apr. 2, 2020
Apr. 14, 2020 Jun. 11, 2020

Application Assistance

Resources to assist in the VCDP grant application process:

Application Requirements

  • Municipality must hold at least one public hearing to provide residents with an opportunity to learn and comment on the proposal.  

Flowchart of publishing the public hearing notice for the application to comply with 15 day rule through submission

  • A municipality must have an adopted municipal plan in place that is in accordance with 24 V.S.A chapter 117, subchapter 5, “Municipal Development Plan”.
  • All VCDP applications are submitted by Municipal Officials of their respective municipality.   
  • All applications are submitted through the Online Grants Management System (GEARS).

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Cindy Blondin, Grants Specialist
802-828-5219

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