Promise Zones Competition
A second round of Promise Zone designations is open for solicitation. All communities can apply that meet the eligibility criteria, and demonstrate high need, a strong local commitment, and a compelling strategy.
HUD intends to designate six urban communities and USDA intends to designate at least one rural and at least one tribal community.
The deadline for submitting Promise Zone applications is next Friday, November 21, 2014 by 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Applications must be submitted via MAX Survey.
HUD has received a high volume of incomplete letters of intent/application request forms. In order to receive an application, you must submit the letter of intent/application request form. Applicants are encouraged to submit a letter of intent/application request form as soon as possible.
In order to receive an application, please submit the letter of intent/application request form.
Resources for Applicants
The Urban, Rural and Tribal Application Guides, the Application Checklist, the Frequently Asked Questions, and the Responses to Public Comments can be found on the Promise Zones website.
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Additional questions on how to apply and for eligibility should be directed by email to Promisezones@hud.gov