Grant Assistance for Communities

Welcome to our Community Assistance Programs resource center. We understand the importance of supporting and strengthening our local communities, which is why we are proud to offer a range of GSLI-supported grant programs designed to provide valuable assistance to cities across Texas.

Our “Assistance for Communities” page serves as a comprehensive guide to the various grant applications available to cities seeking support for a wide array of community-focused initiatives. Whether your city is looking to fund infrastructure improvements, economic development projects, public safety initiatives, or other community-enhancing programs, we are here to help.

We believe in the power of collaboration and the positive impact that well-funded, thoughtfully executed projects can have on the lives of Texas residents. Through our grant assistance programs, we aim to empower cities to bring their innovative ideas to life and make a meaningful difference in their communities by attracting companies and retail to their economic mix…

Explore our “Assistance for Communities” page to discover available grant opportunities available to Texas cities. Our user-friendly interface makes applying for various grants quick and easy. All grant applications are reviewed every Monday and typically take a 3 to 5-day turn-around for rendering decisions.

At, we are committed to supporting the growth and prosperity of Texas communities and are dedicated to helping cities access the resources they need to thrive. Join us in our mission to build a brighter future for Texas – one great community and new business at a time.

ARCIT Growth Assistance Grant

The ARCIT Growth Assistance Grant is a funding opportunity exclusively available to recognized and active ARCIT members, aimed at supporting rural community development and advancement across the state of Texas. Eligible communities can apply for funding to support initiates aimed at enhancing their ability to attract industrial and retail projects.

Grant Dollars Awarded
$ 0
Columbus Community Ind. & Dev. Corp
Jacksboro EDC, Texas
City of Josephine


Your ARCIT membership offers a strong voice and resource to the Texas State Legislature, Texas State Agencies and the Federal Government to promote the best practices of rural policies and programs while enhancing the quality of life for all rural Texans.

ARCIT is the ultimate resource for rural and small communities in Texas to have one voice!