2017/18 Grant Deadlines

IMPORTANT – Live now – we have a new application for Board Grants above $20,000. Please note important dates* below. To review our complete grant application process, click here.


  • CYCLE 3 (2017)

    Proposal Deadline | Oct. 2

    Site Visits | Oct. 30 – Nov. 3

    Board Meeting | Dec. 14

Grant Application Deadlines & Resources

Grant Application Deadlines for 2017 Submissions

For grant applications over $20,000:

CYCLE 1: Proposal Deadline: April 3, 2017
Site Visits: May 8-12, Decision Date: July 13
CYCLE 2: Proposal Deadline: July 5, 2017
Site Visits: Sept. 6-13, Decision Date: Oct. 19
CYCLE 3: Proposal Deadline: Oct. 2, 2017
Site Visits: Oct. 30 – Nov. 3
Decision Date: Dec. 14
Discretionary grants of $20,000 or less: Accepted and approved on a rolling basis.  Please contact the appropriate Senior Program Officer prior to submitting an application. Applicants will be notified of a decision within four weeks of submission.

Grant Application Video Tutorials

– Online Account Setup
– Online Application