Grants Timeline

Organizations request to apply. The organizations must be 501(c)(3) and strictly meet the mission statement.



  • Application Requests are due

The first Thursday of June

Board Meeting

  • Decide on organizations to invite to apply
  • Determine if any conflicts of interest

  • Notify organizations of invitation

The first day of July


Grant Applications are due

The first Thursday of July

Board Meeting

  • Set up site visits

The second week of July

  • Conduct site visits

The first Thursday of August

Board Meeting

  • Decide on awards

The second week of August

  • Schedule visits to present awards
  • Organizations sign letter of agreement 

March 1

  • Six-month update due from 

September 1

  • Final report 
due from organizations