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Apply now for April grants!

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

The Greater Salina Community Foundation is now accepting grant applications for its April grant cycle. Applications are due Sunday, April 15, 2018.

This will be the final grant cycle for the 2018 fiscal year. Funding for this round is only available from the L.P. “Pat” Mullen Fund. Approximately $3,600 is available for arts and humanities and approximately $3,200 is available for science, technology and innovation.

Grants from this fund will meet the following criteria:

  • Grants will be available for youth high school age and younger.
  • Grants will be used for the advancement or the enhancement of an existing program or for a new program.
  • Grants should encourage hands-on learning opportunities
  • Grant applicants will be encouraged to look for opportunities to leverage grant dollars through partnerships or matching funds.
  • Grants are only available for charitable organizations or projects within Saline County.
  • Grant applications may request a multi-year grant for up to three years.
  • Grants will not be awarded for “bricks and mortar” but can be used to buy capital equipment as a part of an ongoing or new program.

The grant application and criteria are available at www.gscf.org/about-grants.

For more information, contact Brandee Mayginnes, director of grants and scholarships, at 785-823-1800.