General Guidelines

Small Grants General Guidelines:

Form 1 - Sample Letter of Interest Guidelines in MS Word

Form 2 - Small Grants Proposal Guidelines and Formatting in MS Word

Form 3 - Formatting for Five Month Progress Report

Form 4 - Formatting for Final Progress Report

What is Capacity Building ?

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Funding Guidelines

Grant Writing Tips

Discretionary Small Grants Committee Member(s) Evaluation Forms:

Form 5 - Letter of Interest Evaluation Form

Form 6 - Proposal Evaluation Form

Form 7 - Five-Month Progress Report Evaluation Form

Form 8 - Final Progress Report Evaluation Form


Important Guidance Note(s):   To be considered for funding for the current grant cycle, your Letter of Interest must be received by noon on the deadline date.   Full Proposal packets must arrive by noon on the deadline date.  If mailing, the Full Proposal, it must be postmarked by the deadline date.  Deadlines are Central Standard Time (CST), e.g. Form due at 12 noon is due at 12 pm CST/ 1 pm EST.  

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