African American Civil Rights Grants
HOW TO APPLY
Application packages must be submitted using Grants.gov (www.Grants.gov). Search in Grants.gov for Funding Opportunity #P16AS00485, under Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number 15.904 or African American Civil Rights Grants. Awards are issued under Public Law 114-113. $7,750,000 is available for FY 2016 Civil Rights Grants.
Due to the impact of Hurricane Matthew, a one-time extension has been granted for the grant applications. Deadline for submittal through Grants.gov is 11:59pm EST Friday, October 21, 2016.
Detailed instructions for the application process are posted under Application Guidance. If you have questions about the application please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-354-2020.
For assistance with Grants.gov registration and/or technical issues, please contact their help desk at 1-800-513-4726. Before you can apply:
- Ensure that Adobe Acrobat Reader is installed and updated on your computer so that you can register on all required federal sites.
- Ensure that your Sam.gov (System for Award Management) registration is complete and/or up-to-date.
- Ensure that your registration with Grants.gov is complete and current.
- Registration on these sites can take 2-3 weeks, so please allow time.