Government Grant Applications
Below is a list of annual grant opportunities that are offered by different departments and agencies of Cook County.

Reach out to my office with any questions at (847) 519-7674.

Cook County Department of Animal and Rabies Control
Housing Cook County’s Animals Grant
Application Deadline: February 28, 2020
Informational Meetings: January 8 and February 5, 2020

Census 2020
Outreach Application
Application Deadlines:
1. First Round – October 1, 2019
2. Second Round – January 1, 2020
3. Third Round – April 1, 2020

Metropolitan Water Reclamation District
Green Infrastructure Grant
Early Summer, Annually

Cook County Bureau of Economic Development and Department of Planning and Development
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG)
Late Winter, Annually

Cook County Office of Procurement
Cook County Justice Advisory Council (JAC) Grant
– areas of Violence Prevention, Recidivism Reduction, and Restorative Justice
Semi-annually: Request for Qualification open 8/12/19 to 09/04/19

Cook County Department of Transportation and Highways
Invest in Cook
Winter, Annually

Cook County Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (DHSEM)
Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG)
Winter, Annually

Career Opportunities

Job Openings within Cook County Departments and Agencies – click HERE.

Cook County Connects – employment, mentorship, and training opportunities for young adults ages 16 – 24 years old.

Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership – access employment resources, information about job training and more.

North Suburban Cook County American Job Center
723 West Algonquin Road,
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
(847) 981-7400