Operating Expense Assistance Program (OEA)
The OEA program provides direct operating expense funding to nonprofit organizations that have been certified by AHFC as a Community Housing Development Organizations (CHDO) as defined under the HOME Investment Partnerships Program. The assistance is provided directly to the qualified nonprofit organization.
Grant Funding Availability
Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) is pleased to announce the SFY 2018 Cycle Two Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the Operating Expense Assistance (OEA). This program is for organizations who meet the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), HOME Investment Partnerships Program criteria as Community Housing Development Organizations (CHDOs) or who are interested in becoming CHDOs as defined by HUD 24 CFR Part 92.
Application for OEA funding is a two (2) step process. Applicants must (1) register for the online application system by submitting a Notice of Intent to Apply form, and (2) submit an Application using the online application system. Applicants will NOT be eligible to apply for OEA funding unless they have submitted a Notice of Intent to Apply form by the deadline.
Step (1): To submit Applications through the online system, AHFC must first receive a Notice of Intent to Apply Form for the online system by 4:30 p.m. (Anchorage time) on April 16, 2018. Electronic Notice of Intent to Apply forms must be emailed to Dale Olney at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Step (2): Completed Applications must be submitted through the online application system by 4:30 p.m. AKST May 8, 2018.
Note: Previous 2018 OEA Awardees are not eligible to apply.
Who May Apply
- 501 (c)(3) Nonprofits only
- SFY2018 Cycle Two Operating Expense Assistance NOFA Instructions
- CHDO Certification Instructions
- Registration Form: 2018 OEA Intent to Apply
Planner, Planning and Program Development
Alaska Housing Finance Corporation
P.O. Box 101020
Anchorage, AK 99510-1020