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2020-2021 Requests for Applications (RFAs)

Requests For Applications in General Assistance (GA), Housing 4 Texas Heroes (H4TXH), Veterans Mental Health (VMH), and Veterans Treatment Court (VTC) Grants were published August 24, 2019.

Applications will be accepted until 5pm Central Time on October 25, 2019.

Veterans County Service Officer Funding is available for General Assistance, Housing 4 Texas Heroes, and Veterans Mental Health applications with the Veterans County Service Officer listed as the project coordinator.


Request for Applications (RFA) Webinar

Staff presents basic information about 2020-2021 Fund for Veterans’ Assistance grants, and highlights changes from previous years’ RFAs (including the new web-based application process).

GovGrants Status: Closed For Account Registrations & Application Submission

The Fund for Veterans’ Assistance is no longer accepting applications for 2020-2021 grants.

The application period and application portal closed at 5pm CDT on Friday, October 25, 2019.

How To Register In GovGrants

All grants from the Fund for Veterans’ Assistance are submitted and managed through the GovGrants system. Read this document for help navigating the new interface.

How To Apply In GovGrants

Your guide to finding grant opportunities, getting answers to Application FAQ’s, and the process of submitting an application through FVA’s grant management system.


Resources For Veterans County Service Officers


SB 1679 (85th Legislature) created a 5% set-aside for VCSO applications in certain FVA grant programs.

This funding is available for General Assistance, Housing for Texas Heroes, and Veterans Mental Health grant applications with the Veteran County Service Officer listed as the Project Coordinator.


Grantwriting for VCSOs Webinar Training

Staff provided Veterans County Service Officers guidance on how to apply for the special VCSO funding set-aside in General AssistanceHousing 4 Texas Heroes, and Veterans Mental Health grant programs administered by the Fund for Veterans’ Assistance.

This new training for 2020-2021 grant funding includes a step-by-step walkthrough on how to find and qualify for the special funding opportunity available ONLY for programs administered by Veterans County Service Officers.


Resources For Awarded Grantees

FVA Grant Rules & Regulations