Emergency Solutions Grant
The Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) program provides outreach, shelter, rapid re-housing, homelessness prevention and related services to persons experiencing homelessness or persons in danger of becoming homeless throughout the state. This program is specifically designed to be the first step in a continuum of assistance which will enable homeless individuals and families to move toward independent living as well as prevent future homelessness.
ESG grants are awarded to eligible non-profits and local units of government within the state.
State of Mississippi Plan to Carry Out
Emergency Solutions Grant Activities Authorized by Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act)
Need to Apply?
ESG Implementation Manual (2019)
Affidavit of Arrears
Employment Verification Form
Habitability Standards Checklist
2017 HUD Income Guidelines
HUD Lead Screening Worksheet
Income Eligibility Worksheet
Rent Reasonableness Checklist
Rental Assistance Agreement
Termination Assistance Notice
#20-002 ESG Application (3/16/2020)
Notice of Funding Availability 2020 (3/9/2020)
#20-001 Program Scoring Factors for Public Comment (2/13/20)
MHC Awards Supplemental Funding for the Emergency Solutions Grant
Notice of Funding Availability
Agencies Receive funding for 2016 ESG Program