The CDFI Fund recently issued the following call for community and economic development practitioners to serve as New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) Program reviewers:

The CDFI Fund is issuing a call for well-qualified persons to serve as application reviewers for the 2017 application round of the NMTC Program.

The CDFI Fund has contracted with F2 Solutions to recruit reviewers. Recruitment will be conducted by F2 Solutions on a rolling basis until 5:00 pm, EDT on Tuesday, June 27, 2017.

General Candidate Qualifications:

The CDFI Fund and F2 Solutions require reviewers to have considerable expertise in community and economic development finance.  The strongest reviewer candidates will have: specialized knowledge in commercial finance, including direct experience with the NMTC Program or other tax credit programs such as the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit and Historic Tax Credit programs; experience underwriting operating businesses or commercial real estate loans and investments; experience providing financing to community-based organizations; experience evaluating community and economic development investments or entities; financial counseling experience, particularly for small businesses; or prior experience serving as an NMTC application reviewer. 

Period and Location of Service:

Application reviews are scheduled to begin in mid-August and end in early October 2017.  These reviews will be completed using a web-based review tool from the reviewer’s chosen remote location.  As a result, reviewers are required to have consistent high-speed internet access.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in applying, please send a brief email indicating your interest to:


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