ARPA Needs Assessment Form

The Cole County ARPA Advisory Committee is now accepting ARPA Needs Assessment Form submissions from the following organizational categories:  Non-Profit, Small Business, Health Care and Political Subdivisions.  We are currently not accepting requests from individuals. Please review the list of categories below to see if your request may qualify for potential funding. 

If your funding request falls into one of the categories listed below and you qualify under one of the listed organizational categories, you are eligible to fill out the ARPA Needs Assessment Form and submit it for review.  

The initial round of requests will be accepted for 30 days.  The deadline for the first round is April 8, 2022.

For more in-depth documentation by the US Department of Treasury, please visit

ARPA Funding Category Examples:
  • COVID-19
  • PPE
  • Medical
  • Public Health
  • Public Safety
  • Household Assistance
  • Unemployment Assistance
  • Small Business Economic Assistance
  • Not for Profit
  • Tourism
  • Childhood
  • Housing
  • Health
  • Wastewater
  • Stormwater
  • Drinking Water
  • Broadband
  • Administrative Expenses
  • Transfer to Other Government Entities
  • Education

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If your request is in one of the Expenditure Categories shown, fill out the ARPA Needs Assessment Form by clicking the link below: