Grant Writing and Administration


MIDAS staff can assist local governments with grant applications and administration for various state, federal, and local grants.
Grant administration may include assisting with compliance with various grant requirements, including environmental development, labor standards, civil rights, reimbursement requests, and grant reporting.

Various funding opportunities available to communities include:

Community Development
  • Iowa Economic Development Authority, Community Development Block Grants (CDBG)
  • Enhance Iowa - Community Attractions and Tourism Program (CAT)
Infrastructure
  • Iowa Economic Development Authority, Community Development Block Grants (CDBG)
  • Iowa Finance Authority (IFA) Planning and Design Loans
  • Iowa Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) Clean Water State Revolving Loan (SRF)
  • Iowa Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) Drinking Water State Revolving Loan (SRF)
  • Iowa Department of Transportation (IDOT) Revitalize Iowa's Sound Economy (RISE)
  • Iowa Department of Transportation (IDOT) Transportation Alternative Program (TAP)