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 FY 2016 CSBG Application for Funding

The purpose of this application is to provide WV Community Action Agencies with the opportunity to present their plans and budgets for the 2016 program year. Based on the Continuing Resolution (CR) passed by Congress and signed by the President on September 23, 2014, CSBG funds will be allocated through December 31, 2015, based on the previous year's CSBG State allocations. The State of West Virginia allocates CSBG funds based on a Federally accepted "Base + Formula" funding method. This funding is for the period of January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Eligible applicants are Community Action Agencies that are designated by the Governor of West Virginia to administer the Community Services Block Grant. Such Eligible Entities must have a valid WV Business License and be registered as a vendor in the State of WV. It is also required that the applicants have a System for Award Management (SAM) registration and have a Dun & Bradstreet number (DUNS). For more information visit:

The following documents must be completed and submitted to the WV Office of Economic Opportunity on or before November 9, 2015 at 4:00 pm.