2023-24 TVC Grant Application Window Is Closed

The Fund for Veterans’ Assistance accepted applications for 2023-24 grant funding from Wednesday, October 5th, 2022 until Monday, December 5th, 2022.

 

Five Funding Programs For Eligible Organizations

General Assistance Grants

Awarded programs address the critical needs of Texas veterans and their families who demonstrate financial need with grant funding.

Housing for Texas Heroes Grants

Awarded programs modify beneficiary-owned housing for accessibility, critical repairs, and/or weatherization purposes with grant funding.

Veterans Mental Health Grants

Awarded programs provide counseling and treatment to veterans and their families with grant funding.

Veterans Treatment Court Grants

Awarded courts provide rehabilitation for justice-involved veterans with grant funding.

Veterans County Service Officer Funding

Local government applications where the Veteran County Service Officer is listed as the Project Coordinator have a competitive advantage in the application selection process.

 

Sign Up For The RFA Alerts Email List

The Commission solicits applications for grant funding through the yearly Request For Applications (RFA). Sign up here to receive email alerts about upcoming funding opportunities from the Texas Veterans Commission Fund for Veterans Assistance.

 

2023-24 Request For Applications

 

Eligible Charitable Organizations And Local Government Agencies Encouraged To Apply

Every year, the Commission encourages eligible charitable organizations, local government agencies, and Veteran Service Organizations with veteran-specific programs and services to apply for grant funding. Funding opportunity details and organization eligibility criteria are published in the Request For Applications.

All applications must be timely submitted electronically through the TVC Grants Portal between October 5, 2022 @ 5pm Central Time and December 5 @ 5pm Central Time. No paper applications or other methods of submission will be considered for funding.

Questions

Request For Applications

Includes questions about the funding opportunities, funding restrictions, and awards process within the 2023-24 Request For Applications.

Questions

TVC Grants Portal Access

Includes questions and answers about how to gain access to the new TVC Grants Portal.

Questions

TVC Grants Portal Usage

Includes questions about how to create and submit an application for funding in the TVC Grants Portal.
 

Applicant Training

2023-24 Grant Cycle: Request For Applications Webinar

An overview of funding opportunities, grant restrictions, and Electronic Grant Management System changes for potential grant applicants. Includes a discussion of changes to 2023-24 Fund for Veterans’ Assistance grant opportunities, and the estimated timeline for 2023-24 Fund for Veterans’ Assistance grant awards.

September 27
10:00 am – 11:30 am

2023-24 Grant Cycle: TVC Grant Application Webinar

An overview of the new TVC Grants Portal and how to apply for a 2023-24 TVC grant. Staff will discuss system access, Organization registration and profile setup, Moderator user role & functions, Creating and submitting an application, the TVC Grants Portal User Guide, and more.

October 5
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Competing For Renewal: Change Management Webinar for 2022-23 Awarded Grantees

This session covered ESSENTIAL information on 2023-24 grant funding for 2022-23 awarded grantees, including how to “clone” your current grant in the New TVC Grants Portal; amendments; and grant quantity limitations (per grantee organization, and per grant program).

October 12
10:00 am – 11:00 am

New TVC Grants Portal Q&A: How To Register And Validate Your Account

In this Q&A session, Fund for Veterans' Assistance staff walk you through the steps required to finish creating, setting up, and validating an organization account in the New TVC Grants Portal.

November 17
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Q&A On Using The New TVC Grants Portal

In this online event, staff will provide technical support for grant applicants needing assistance in the New TVC Grants Portal.

November 22
10:00 am – 11:00 am
December 1
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Eligibility To Apply For TVC Grants

Is your organization eligible to apply for a grant from the Fund for Veterans' Assistance?

Grant Name Units of Local Government 501(c)3 Nonprofits 501(c)4 Veterans Service Organizations 501(c)19  Posts or Organizations
General Assistance (GA) Eligible Eligible if authorized to do business in Texas Texas Chapters Eligible Eligible
Housing For Texas Heroes (H4TXH) Eligible Eligible if authorized to do business in Texas Texas Chapters Eligible Eligible
Veterans Mental Health (VMH) Eligible Eligible if authorized to do business in Texas Texas Chapters Eligible Eligible
Veterans Treatment Court (VTC) State certified courts only Not Eligible Not Eligible Not Eligible
Veterans County Service Officer (VCSO) County governments only Not Eligible Not Eligible Not Eligible
Highly Rural Transportation (HRT) Closed Not Eligible Not Eligible Closed

Not Eligible

  • Individuals
  • For-profit entities
  • Units of federal or state government, including state agencies, colleges, and universities
  • Organizations that have not fulfilled or maintained all legal requirements to operate in the State of Texas
  • Organizations that do not have current operations in Texas or a Texas-based chapter