The competitive category for the Community Design Program
followed a selection process. The Community Design Funding
Program and Application Guidelines were released on April 21,
2015. Applications were due on June 29, 2015. Two independent
panels reviewed the applications. One reviewed for eligibility
and interviewed each applicant for feasibility. The other body
reviewed the applications for consistency with the programs
evaluation criteria. Each project applicant was also interviewed.
The recommendations were made and submitted to the Board of
Directors, which approved them as provided.