CDFI Bond Guarantee Program

Step 2: Application Process


The documents related to the application review and underwriting processes for Eligible CDFIs and Qualified Issuers for the CDFI Bond Guarantee Program are below. Please direct any questions to the CDFI Fund’s Help Desk at (202) 653-0421, option 5, or


February 23, 20242024 NOGA Released
April 9, 2024Last Day the CDFI Fund Will Answer Questions About the Applications
April 16, 20242024 Qualified Issuer Application Deadline
April 23, 20242024 Guarantee Application Deadline
Fall 20242024 Guarantee Approval Announced


Application Workshop

To ensure potential Qualified Issuer and Guarantee applicants have the information needed to consider whether to apply this round, the CDFI Fund will conduct a webinar that will highlight the most important information from the presentation used during the customary application workshop. The webinar will last four hours, with the last 60 minutes reserved to answer any questions that potential applicants may have. The CDFI Fund will post the presentation in advance of the webinar, and registration is not required to participate.

Viewing these webinars requires the use of WebEx. To download the WebEx Event Manager, see the instructions on the Verizon's WebEx Downloads page

 Data and TimeConferenceAccess Link
Application Webinar with Q&AWednesday, March 6, 2024
1:00-5:00 PM ET
Call: 1-888-790-1954 

Access Webinar

Conference number: PWXW3338288

Audience passcode: 1780535


Questions regarding CDFI Bond Guarantee Program may be directed to the CDFI Fund by e-mail to; or by phone to (202) 653-0421. Please note this is not a toll free number.