Forms and Documents

Emergency Solutions Grants – CARES Act (ESG-CV) Phase II Notice of Funding Availability, Request for Application

The state of South Carolina Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO) is issuing a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for Phase II of the ESG-CV Program, CFDA #14.231. Private nonprofit entities and current ESG and ESG-CV Phase I subgrantees are welcome to apply. Additional eligibility requirements and information on ESG-CV Phase II can be found in the NOFA, see the link below. Applicants must demonstrate programmatic and fiscal capacity. Proposals should show how the applicant will use ESG-CV Phase II funds for the purposes of preventing, preparing for, and responding to COVID-19 among individuals and families who are homeless or receiving homeless assistance, and to support additional homeless assistance and homelessness prevention activities to mitigate the impacts of COVID-19.

HUD sent an award letter on June 9, 2020 to South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster stating that the state of South Carolina was being awarded a second allocation of ESG-CV funds in the amount of $18,346,818. All applicants are advised that OEO has not received the Funding Approval/Agreement signed by HUD for this allocation as of the posting date of this NOFA. Notices of Intent to Award and grant agreements will not be sent to successful applicants until OEO is in receipt of the Funding Approval/Agreement signed by HUD.

All inquiries regarding this NOFA or to receive additional information must be addressed to the primary authorized contact, ESG Senior Program Manager Gregg McConkey at (803) 734-2454 or

The deadline to apply is October 23, 2020, 5pm EST. Failure to meet the time and date of the deadline will result in the application not being reviewed or considered. Instructions on application submissions are noted in the NOFA.

Click here for the NOFA.

Click here for the application.

Emergency Solutions Grants – CARES Act List of Subgrantees

Click here for the list.

Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Forms

2020 CSBG State Plan

2019 CSBG State Plan

2018 CSBG State Plan

Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Forms

2020 LIHEAP State Plan

2019 LIHEAP State Plan

2018 LIHEAP State Plan

South Carolina Weatherization Assistance Program State Plan

PY 2020 Weatherization Assistance Program State Plan

2017 Action Plan

2017 Final Action Plan
Public Notice- 2017 Annual Action Plan

Draft 2016-2020 Con Plan and 2016 Action Plan

2016-2020 Draft Con Plan & 2016 Action Plan
State CP Plan
Public Notice Ad FINAL REV Jan 2016

OEO Programmatic and Fiscal Guidance

2020 Administrative Guide for CSBG and LIHEAP
2019 Administrative Guide for CSBG and LIHEAP
2017 OEO Administrative Guide & Programmatic Manual
2019 OEO Fiscal Guidance & Procedural Manual

General OEO Forms

Sole Source Justification Form
Turn-In-Document for Surplus Property

ESG Forms

OEO ESG-CV Handbook CARES Act and HUD Waiver
ESG Handbook
ESG Time and Effort Log
Master Financial Form
Match Financial Form
ESG Eligibility Verification-Certification
Lead Screen
Rent Reasonable Checklist
Rent Reasonableness Explanation
Disclosure of Information on Lead-Based Paint
Fiscal Guidance and Procedural Manual 2016 April
Rent Reasonableness and Fair Market Rent
Disclosure of Information on Lead-Based Paint
OMB Circular 200.306 - Cost Sharing or Matching
Rent Reasonable Checklist
Rental Assistance Agreement (Sample)
Income Eligibility Calculation Worksheet
Habit Standards Checklist
ESG Eligibility Verification Certification
Minority Business Report
Maintenance Memo