Illinois Census Office - Grant Program

Helping Families. Supporting Communities. Empowering Individuals.

All potential Grantees must make certain the following things are completed before the Census Office staff are allowed to accept a grant application:

  • Note: For best results, use the Internet Explorer browser when accessing the GATA and IDHS systems.
  • For detailed information about the requirements, please see Grant Application Information and Instructions.

    Uniform Grant Budget

    The budget template and instructions can be used as a tool to assist in determining expenses; however, the final budget must be completed in the IDHS CSA Tracking System. The pdf budget or paper copy will not be accepted.  If you need assistance on how to create a budget in the CSA, we have provided a link to assist you.

2020 Census Grant Program Information

CSFA Number Grant Title Notice of Funding
Opportunity (NOFO)
Uniform Application for
State Grant Assistance
Programmatic Risk
Assessment (PRA)
Questions and
444-00-2174 2020 Census Grant Program


Closed as of September 13, 2019 at 5 pm

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2020 Census Grant Program Webinar Slides (pdf)

2020 Census Grant Program Webinar