Maximum Awards

Every grant has a maximum award amount. When it comes to pie in the sky dreaming on how to make a program happen, and execute to its fullest potential, the maximum award is definitely a figure to keep in your planning. The maximum award amount is the highest amount of...

Eligible Expenses

Eligible expenses are items you are able to buy or spend the grant funds on. Eligible expenses can vary from one grant to the next, and its important when approaching your planning process to make sure that your proposed budget is in line with the funding announcement...

Capital Improvements

As we get into the swing of managing applications for the 2019 Emergency Safety and Security Grant (ESSG) we will continue to delve into the topic of “capital” budgetary items. As Fairy Grant-Mother let us know last week, capital expenses cover most...

Partners in Your Proposal

Many grant announcements require partners. Some do not, however they do give favorable consideration and/or more review points to applicants who provide partners. Partners can provide a match of cash or in-kind (noncash) contributions. There are two different types of...