South St. Pete Place-Based Grants

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CRA Place-based Grants

Grant Overview

View the CRA Place-based Opportunities flyer for easy grab-and-go information on the below grants.

The City has re-launched the 2021 commercial matching grant program and will begin accepting commercial grant online applications on August 2, 2021. Applications will be accepted until 5 p.m. on September 10, 2021. The City will only be accepting applications online.

All grant awardees must sign an agreement outlining the rights and responsibilities of the awardee and City before funds are dispersed (View the Sample CRA Grant Agreement

How to apply

The application period for the current cycle of grants has ended. Check back for updates.

Available Grants

Commercial Site Improvement Grant

Commercial Site Improvement Grant Overview provides a reimbursable grant of up to $20,000 to commercial property owners that upgrade their building façades, landscaping, lighting, loading and service areas and other features of their sites visible from the public right-of-way.

Commercial Building Interior and Tenant Improvement Grant

Commercial Building Interior and Tenant Improvement Grant provides a reimbursable grant of up to $20,000 for interior upgrades to commercial properties with a focus on projects that remedy degraded building systems and extend the economic viability of the building.

Note: The Commercial Site Improvement and Commercial Building Interior and Tenant Improvement Grants are awarded through a competitive application process that is scored based on criteria approved by City Council (View the Criteria Scoring System)