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The BEST Grant Process & Beyond

Listed below, you'll find information regarding the BEST Grant process and additional resources to meet all of your capital costruction needs.

Steps to Take Before Applying for a BEST Grant

Click here for our BEST Grant FAQ page, a comprehensive guide to BEST.

Contact your Regional Program Manager to schedule a site visit and get started with planning for your BEST grant.

Planning is an essential component of a BEST grabt. Here are several tools to help guide you through the planning process. Please refer to the "BEST Grant Program FAQ" for additional information.

For RFQ/P templates and assistance, please contact your Regional Program Manager.

The BEST Grant Application Process

Here's a guide to completing theBEST Grant application

How Matching Percentages are Calculated

Current BEST Grant Cycle Timeline

Once a Grant Application is Awarded

Obtaining a Building Permit

Other Factors Which Could Affect Your Project

BEST Furniture, Fixtures & Equipment (FF&E) Guidelines

Davis-Bacon information related to BEST Grant Projects

Helpful Technology Links

High Performance Certification Program (HPCP)

Important Roofing Information

Security Camera Questionnaire

Additional Resources

Capital Construction Procurement

Contracting for BEST Projects

Safety & Security Facility Information

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