The CMSP Governing Board seeks to support counties in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic emergency through the provision of funding to expand the delivery of services that support local preparedness, containment, recovery and response activities in CMSP counties affected by COVID-19. The COVID-19 Emergency Response Grant (CERG) is intended to assist CMSP counties in addressing the needs of various low-income populations with or at-risk of COVID-19 conditions.
CERG REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS
Grant funding for the COVID-19 Emergency Response Grant is available as 1-year awards to eligible CMSP county organizations. Eligible applicants include County Health and Human Services Agency, County Health Department, County Public Health Department, or County Office of Emergency Services in CMSP counties. Only one application will be considered from each CMSP county. Total funding provided by the Governing Board for the COVID-19 Emergency Response Grant Program may equal up to $10,145,976 million for a 12-month grant period.
Examples of emergent needs include:
Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), Healthcare Equipment and Supplies
Supportive Quarantine Services
Public Employees Needed for Emergency Response
Non-Profit Human Services Providers Needed for Emergency Response
Public Information and Outreach
CERG Grant RFA Key Dates:
First RFA Assistance Webinar at 10:00 AM
Second RFA Assistance Webinar at 2:00 PM
CERG Grant Program Applications Accepted (Rolling deadline begins)
Third RFA Assistance Webinar at 10:00 AM, see Zoom link below.
Fourth RFA Assistance Webinar at 1:00 PM, see Zoom link below.
Final CERG Applications Due by 5:00 PM PST (Rolling deadline ends)