Grants of up to $15,000 to Takoma Park, Maryland non-profits and others for projects, programs and events that contribute to the the livability of City, engage diverse populations, and strengthen the community’s commitment to the arts, humanities and sciences. Examples of eligible projects include community festivals, public art installations, workshops, spoken word events, history or science lectures, film screenings or series, and S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) related projects and events.
Funding priority will be given to projects or programming that primarily benefit residents of Takoma Park and include one or more of the following elements:
-Provide services to at-risk populations;
-Engage diverse members of the community;
-Promote civic involvement by under-represented populations;
-Further the economic or environmental sustainability of the community;
-Are offered in partnership with another organization; or
-Are free and open to the public
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Eligibility Criteria" for clarification)
Additional Criteria for Eligibility
Applications are accepted from non-profit organizations and business associations.
Additional Geographic Information:
City of Takoma Park
Required Match: The $1 per $1 grant award match can include cash, in-kind donations and/or volunteer hours.
Completed application and all supporting documentation must be submitted electronically to SaraD@takomaparkmd.gov before the established deadline. An email confirming receipt of your application will be sent to you within 24 hours.