Lead and Healthy Homes Technical Studies Grant Program Pre and Full Application

Funding Agency:
Department of Housing and Urban Development

The overall goal of the LTS grant program is to gain knowledge to improve the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of methods for evaluation and control of residential lead-based paint hazards. Through this Program, HUD is working to fulfill the requirements of sections 1051 and 1052 of the Residential Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction Act of 1992 (Title X) (42 U.S.C. ยงยง 4854 and 4854a) which directs HUD to conduct research on topics which include the development of improved methods for evaluating and reducing lead-based paint hazards in housing, among others.

The overall goal of the HHTS program is to advance the recognition and control of priority residential health and safety hazards and more closely examine the link between housing and health.

Deadline: June 15, 2020

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Amount Description

Funding of approximately $ 7,000,000 is available through this NOFA. Additional funds may become available for award under this NOFA, because of HUD's efforts to recapture funds, use carryover funds, or because of the availability of additional appropriated funds. Use of these funds is subject to statutory constraints. All awards are subject to the funding restrictions contained in this NOFA.
Up to $2,000,00 is available for the LTS grant program and $5,000,000 for the HHTS grant program.

Awards will range from $300,000 to a maximum of $700,000 for the LTS Grant Program and $300,000 to a maximum of $1,000,000 for the HHTS Grant Program.

Funding Type





Community Outreach and Engagement
Engineering and Physical Sciences
Environmental & Life Sciences
Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science

External Deadline

June 15, 2020