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2012 Youth Advisory Council (YAC) Grant

Grants to Benefit Youth in Arkansas

Agency Type:

Local

Funding Source:

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Carroll County Community Foundation

Deadline Date:

02/15/12

Description:

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Non-profit organizations located in Arkansas are eligible to apply for funding for programs and projects that benefit children and youth. The Foundation seeks to support projects that are both innovative and creative in their approach to creating programs that have positive outcomes for the State's youth. Public charities, churches, public schools, hospitals and government agencies located in Arkansas are eligible. In addition, other applicants may be considered if the project has a clear charitable purpose for the public benefit. Grants are not made to individuals.

The following factors are considered, although not exclusively:
• Potential benefit to the particular population served and to the community as a whole
• Capacity of the organization to achieve the results outlined in the proposal
• Likelihood for success, including adequacy of objectives, methods, budget, and time frame
• Evidence of a plan for evaluating the success of the project or program
• Proposals that have the promise of sustainability beyond the period of the grant
• Evidence of cooperation or collaboration with other organizations working in the same field
• Proposals that include evidence of local financial support (including, but not limited to, in-kind support) and the likelihood of future support for the project or program.

Each request is considered on its own merit. However, the following are generally not considered:
• Support for annual fund raising campaigns
• Support for capital campaigns
• Projects that address sectarian religious purposes
• Projects that are political in nature or have a political bias
• Multi-year proposals
• Scholarships or fellowships for formal education at any level

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 127263

Estimated Size of Grant:

$300-$1,000

Eligibility:

  • Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS
  • See RFP and/or Grant Guidelines for full eligibility

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility is open to: public schools, churches, governments, or hospitals in Arkansas. Other applicants may be considered if the project has a clear charitable purpose for the public benefit.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Mail or deliver all grant proposals to:
Carroll County Community Foundation
Patti Wright, Assistant Executive Director
149 Huntsville Rd., Eureka Springs, AR 72632
Phone: 479-253-8203
Email: CarrollCounty@ARCF.ORG

Grant Coverage Areas:

Carroll County

Geographic Focus:

USA: Arkansas