NBDIP 2022 Program Schedule

Note: The following dates are all in 2021.

February 22 Applications released by DCED. Applicants are encouraged to form committees and assign project managers within their respective organization.
March 11 Applicants are recommended to present the pre-application to their organization's membership and board for review and approval before the pre-application submission.
April 2 Pre-application deadline. Mandatory electronic submission by 4:30 PM to Joseph Malek at joseph.malek@cincinnati-oh.gov
April 7-9 Mandatory pre-application review meeting with DCED, DOTE, City Planning, and other City Departments (as applicable). NBDIP program administrator will schedule 30-minute time slots with the applicant's Development Officer and other City staff.
May 14 Final application deadline. NBDIP applications along with all the supporting documentation must be submitted electronically to Joseph Malek at joseph.malek@cincinnati-oh.gov by 4:30 PM on May 14, 2021. Any late documentation will not be added to the application.
May 21 CNBDU Board reviews the final application.
May 21-24 CNBDU General Body reviews the final applications before final presentations.
May 25-26 Project Presentations. Each applicant will make a 15-minute presentation to CNBDU and DCED followed by a short Q&A. Presentations will begin at 6:00 PM and conclude approximately at 9:30 PM on Zoom.
June Based on the peer reviewed results, DCED will make final recommendations and distribute notifications to all applicants.
July Funds will become available based on City Council's FY2022 budget allocations. Please note funding recommendations are subject to Budget legislation.
**Dates are tentative and subject to change