Federal COVID-19 Response Funding for the SLED Market

Published: June 03, 2020

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This data set details $537.5 billion in federal COVID-response aid allocated to states, localities, and transit systems.

Approximately, $810.9 billion in COVID-response aid has been made available.  This data set documents only those programs that allocated funds on a formula-basis (rather than via an application process).  Funding that was directed primarily to non-governmental organizations (NGOs) has been excluded.  Funding to tribal and territorial entities is also excluded.

The data set includies all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the following governmental entity types:

  • 1,132 cities
  • 14 city-county consolidated governments
  • 566 counties
  • 144 multi-jurisdictional mass transit districts
  • 122 small/medium/large hub airports

The data includes 37 federal programs and a "Source & Notes" tab provides details on the nature of each program and links to more detailed information on the programmatic websites.

The following federal programs are included:

  • Airport Improvement Program (AIP)
  • Byrne Justice Grants
  • CDC Coronavirus Preparedness & Response Supplemental Appropriation
  • Child Care & Development Block Grants (CCDBG)
  • Child Nutrition Program
  • Community Development Block Grants (CDBG)
  • Community Services Block Grant (CSBG)
  • Coronavirus Relief Fund
  • Disaster Relief Grants
  • Dislocated Workers
  • EDA CARES Act Recovery Assistance
  • Elementary & Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund
  • Emergency Management Performance Grants
  • Fair Housing
  • Family Violence Prevention & Services (FVPSA)
  • Firefighters Grant Program
  • Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Fund
  • Head Start
  • Health Center Program
  • Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund
  • Homelessness Assistance Grants
  • Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA)
  • LIHEAP
  • Maternal Care & Infant Mortality
  • Mental Health 
  • Municipal Liquidity Facility (MLF)
  • Older Americans Act (OAA)
  • Project-Based Rental Assistance
  • Public Housing Operating Fund
  • Runaway & Homeless Youth Program
  • Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program
  • Section 202 Housing for the Elderly
  • Section 811 Housing for Persons with Disabilities
  • SNAP
  • Tenant-Based Rental Assistance
  • The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP)
  • Urbanized Area (Section 5307) & Rural Formula (Section 5311) programs