California Guaranteed Income Pilot Program: Request for Application
The California Department of Social Services (CDSS) is glad to announce the application to the Guaranteed Income Pilot (GI Pilot) program that will be deployed throughout the state. The GI Pilot will provide unconditional, individual, regular cash payments intended to support the basic needs of the recipients. The CDSS is accepting proposals to grant funds to selected eligible entities for the purpose of administering GI Pilot programs and projects that provide GI to participants.
To learn more about the Guaranteed Income Pilot Program Request for Application (RFA) and to apply for funding, please see the links below:
- RFA questions will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. PST on August 10, 2022
- The RFA Overview Webinar will take place on August 8, 2022, from 12:30 – 2:00 p.m. PST.
- Applications are due September 6, 2022, by 11:59 pm PST
NOTE: This timeline is subject to change at the discretion of CDSS. Any changes to the timeline will be posted to this website.
RFA Questions and Answers
Questions may be sent via email to GIPilot.RFA@dss.ca.gov and must be received by the deadline indicated above. Answers will be compiled and posted on a rolling basis to this website.