CARES Act Grant

An update on CARES Act funds was shared with County Council during the August 19, 2020 meeting.  A copy of the presentation is available using the link below.  You can also view the list of CARES Act Grant recipients using the link below.

Notice of Availability of CARES Funding Awards:

The Federal CARES Act provides assistance for State, Local, and Tribal Governments, and the County of Kauai has been awarded a sub-grant. The County is soliciting proposals for projects or events that respond to the current Coronavirus  (COVID-19) public health emergency.

An informational webinar was held on Monday, June 15th to explain the request for proposals and application process.  A recording of the webinar is available using the link below.

Request for Proposals and Application:

The Request for Proposals (RFP) is included below.  Proposals must be received on or before June 24th, 2020 at 4:30pm HST.  The deadline for submitting an application for the CARES Act RFP has now passed.

Federal CARES Act Guidance and Details:

The US Treasury Department website provides additional guidance and details about the CARES Act.  Below you can find copies of the Coronavirus Relief Fund Handbook, Guidance, and Frequently Asked Questions.

Frequently Asked Questions:


Relief Fund Guidance: