Foundation / Corporation
Oklahoma City Community Foundation - Carolyn Watson Rural Oklahoma Community Foundation
01/29/21 5:00 PM
Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $15,000 to Oklahoma nonprofit organizations and government entities for projects that benefit rural communities in eligible counties. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Projects must impact the community in the areas of arts, culture, and history, or libraries and literacy.
Projects must provide services in communities with a population of less than 6,000 (as of the 2016 U.S. Census) within one of the following counties: Adair, Atoka, Bryan, Cherokee, Choctaw, Coal, Haskell, Johnston, Latimer, McCurtain, McIntosh, Okfuskee, and Pushmataha.
The project should be new or a significant expansion of a current effort that will positively impact the community in the areas of arts, culture, history, libraries and literacy. The project should benefit a broad range of individuals in the community and not be limited to a small group.
Below are examples of eligible projects in each of the areas of interest:
Lower priority will be given to requests for purchase of equipment unless it is related to a broader program that meets the grant criteria.
GrantWatch ID#: 141232
Grants of up to $10,000 will be considered to qualified nonprofit organizations or entities of state and local government for projects serving one of the identified eligible communities and/or counties.
Grants of up to $15,000 will be considered to qualified nonprofit organizations or entities of state and local government for projects serving multiple eligible communities and/or counties.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
To receive access to the grant application, please email your organization name, address, brief project description and target population to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Manager, Grants & Programs
Oklahoma City Community Foundation
1000 N. Broadway
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
USA: Oklahoma: Rural communities in Adair, Atoka, Bryan, Cherokee, Choctaw, Coal, Haskell, Johnston, Latimer, McCurtain, McIntosh, Okfuskee, and Pushmataha Counties
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