Volunteer WV
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Notice of Funding: West Virginia AmeriCorps National Competition



Fall 2018 West Virginia AmeriCorps Notice of Funding Announcement-National Competition
Volunteer West Virginia announces funding via AmeriCorps State grants for eligible applicants. Potential applicants will apply via a competitive process to operate an AmeriCorps program utilizing at least 5 AmeriCorps members. Volunteer West Virginia operates two competitions for AmeriCorps Program Funding. 

Volunteer West Virginia operates two competitions for AmeriCorps Program Funding.
1. The National Competition. Due dates and Q&A for applicants participating in the national competition are included in the Notice of Funding Opportunity Attached. Eligible applicants are restricted to current West Virginia AmeriCorps programs receiving operational funding via either the National Competition or the West Virginia Formulary Award Process. 

2. The Formula Competition. Due dates and Q&A along with any additional criteria for application will be released in January 2019. All training listed below and provided under this announcement is also applicable to the Formula Competition. Training is open and any agency interested in applying for AmeriCorps funding over the next year may attend.

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. Our programs focus on Volunteer Mobilization and Management, Educational Support, Community Building, Healthy Futures, Veterans and Military Families, Building Strong Nonprofits and Disaster Services. 

For more information about Volunteer West Virginia programming in 2017, view our Annual Report.

Application Process & Where to Find More Information

Technical Assistance Schedule 
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Click here for complete Notice of Federal Funding Opportunity (Page 3 - 24) 

Contact Information

Hannah Stone, Hannah.D.Stone@wv.gov