Two funding opportunities are available:
Implementation Grants (for a sponsor organization to
operate a program with 5 or more AmeriCorps members)
Planning Grants (for a potential sponsor organization to
spend up to 12 months conducting a feasibility review and creating plans to
operate an AmeriCorps program)
Deadline #1: Concept Paper submission is required
for all new applicants. For submission instructions and additional information
please refer to Concept Paper Submission Instructions document on www.volunteerwv.org under Grants.
Submit Concept Papers as attachments via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 1, 2019
by 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time.
Deadline #2: All Applications for new, recompeting
and continuation applicants including both implementation and planning grant
requests are due in eGrants by Monday April 22, 2019 by 12:00 p.m. Eastern
Period: Grant applicants must designate
a staff contact to address final clarifications Tuesday May 28 – Friday June 7,
Who We Are
Volunteer West Virginia, the state’s
Commission for National and Community Service, challenges West Virginians to
strengthen their communities through service and volunteerism. The Commission
administers West Virginia’s AmeriCorps service programs in cooperation with
local and state grantees. We also administer additional programming to help
meet the state’s volunteer and community service needs. More information is
available in our 2018 Annual Report.
Who Are We Looking For
If so, keep reading!
Federal Funder Information
Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is the federal funding
agency that administers AmeriCorps and other national service programs. More
information about CNCS is available at www.cns.gov.
Technical Assistance & Important
participate dial 866-453-5550, enter pin 3730200#.
Unless the topic is specified; these
calls are an open forum for applicants to ask questions about the application
process. A Q & A document will be available on our website after the calls.
600 Capitol Street, Charleston, WV 25301Phone: 304.558.0111 | Toll Free: 800.WVHELPS | Fax: 304.558.0101