Community Project Funding/Congressionally Directed Spending

Application Guidance

Apply under the program guidance provided to you when you were notified of your CPF/CDS funding (HRSA-22-135 for Non-Construction projects and HRSA-22-134 for Construction projects).

Not applying under the correct program guidance will significantly delay HRSA in the award-making process and may require a re-submission under the correct guidance.

Application Deadlines

  • Non-Construction (HRSA-22-135) applications due May 2 - June 1, 2022
  • Construction (HRSA-22-134) applications due May 5 - June 6, 2022

Apply early in the application period.

Webinar Recording

Watch: Congressionally Directed Spending (CDS) Non-Construction and Construction Projects Overview – Technical Assistance webinar (April 2022) HRSA Exit Disclaimer

Download PowerPoint slides (PDF – 1.3 MB)

Congress appropriated funding in the FY 2022 Consolidated Appropriations Act (P.L. 117-103) for Community Project Funding (CPF)/Congressionally Directed Spending (CDS) projects that relate to:

  • Supporting health-related activities, including training and information technology; and
  • Construction and renovation (including equipment) of health care and other facilities.

This Web page is for CPF/CDS recipients and includes resources to help you apply and administer your projects in accordance with HRSA’s reporting and review activities.

Frequently Asked Questions

Please see our Community Project Funding/Congressionally Directed Spending Frequently Asked Questions page.

Pre-Award Forms

Check Out Related Content

Watch A Web Training

We host annual Healthy Grants Workshops to help recipients manage their awards. Review:

Grants Budgeting Training (begins at 1:04) HRSA Exit Disclaimer
Understanding and Submitting Prior Approvals (begins at 11:53) HRSA Exit Disclaimer
Nuts and Bolts of Construction and NFI (begins at 1:09:30) HRSA Exit Disclaimer
Federal Financial Reporting for HRSA Grants (begins at 2:02:50) HRSA Exit Disclaimer

Contact Us

Program and Technical Assistance
HRSA, Office of Federal Assistance Management
Office of Special Activities
Email the CDS Program

Grants.gov Assistance
Email grants.gov
Call: 1-800-518-4726
24 hours a day, 7 days a week (except federal holidays)

Date Last Reviewed:  April 2022