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ESG Application Materials

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2020 ESG Annual Allocation Application Log

2020 ESG Annual Final Scoring Log as of September 2020 (PDF)

2020 ESG Program Annual Allocation Application Documents

The 2020 ESG annual allocation Notice of Funding Availability is posted online at http://www.tdhca.state.tx.us/nofa.htm. The NOFA has details on eligible activities, funding amounts, and deadlines.

Guidance on completing an Application is available through 2020 ESG Annual Application Guidance webinar located at https://www.tdhca.state.tx.us/home-division/esgp/video-library.htm.

The 2020 ESG Annual Allocation funding is available within each Continuum of Care (CoC) Region. Applicants should determine in which CoC region they belong so they will know how much is available within their region and whom to contact to apply for funding.

Continuum of Care Regions Map (PDF)

The 2020 ESG Annual Allocation Application Process has two ESG Coordinators, which are organizations that will run a Local Competition on behalf of TDHCA. Applicants in the TX-500 San Antonio/ Bexar County CoC region, and TX-700 City of Houston/Fort Bend, Harris, and Montgomery Counties CoC region are not eligible to apply directly to TDHCA; Applicants in these regions must apply through their ESG Coordinator, contact information for which is below.

Applicants in the other nine CoC regions will apply directly to TDHCA for the 2020 Annual Allocation. Please sign up for our ESG email list for notices about the ESG Application process.

2020 ESG Annual Application Materials

Application Submission Procedures Manual (PDF)

ESG Annual Allocation Application Reference Materials

Fair Market Rents (HUD User website)

Federal ESG Interim Rule, 24 CFR Part 576 (U.S. Government Publishing Office website)

HUD Income Limits >30% (XLS)

Income Determination Training

State ESG Rule, 10 TAC Chapter 1 and 10 TAC Chapter 7 (Secretary of the State website)

Texas Property Code (Texas Constitution and Statutes website)


For programmatic and Application content questions, please email esg@tdhca.state.tx.us, or call Naomi Cantu at 512-475-3975.