(Sept. 17, 2013) — Through this RFP, organizations can apply to receive an AmeriCorps Operational Grant.
AmeriCorps Operational Grants
AmeriCorps grants are awarded to eligible organizations engaged in evidence-based interventions that utilize AmeriCorps members to strengthen communities. An AmeriCorps member is an individual who is enrolled in an approved national service position and engages in community service. Members may receive a living allowance and other benefits while serving. Upon successful completion of their service members receive a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award from the National Service Trust.
Applicants wishing to apply should follow the submission procedures outlined in the Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) and Application Instructions which can be found on ServeMinnesota’s website at www.serveminnesota.org/grants
A concept paper is due by 5:00 pm on October 4, 2013. A full application is due on November 13, 2013 for applicants invited to submit based on a review of the concept paper. Funding decisions for Operational Grants will be announced April 18, 2014.
For more information about the RFP, contact Stacey Scherschligt at 612-333-7742 or firstname.lastname@example.org