Grants to Texas nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs and services that benefit elderly individuals in local communities. The purpose of the program is to benefit individuals over age 60 and individuals with Down Syndrome above age 47 that reside in Texas.
The funds may also be used for educational programming for the elderly in Texas, educating service providers for the elderly in Texas or scholarship funding in the field of Gerontology in the State of Texas.
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Eligibility Criteria" for clarification)
Additional Eligibility Criteria
Only nonprofits with a 501(c)(3) recognition will be considered or governmental agencies that are to be treated as nonprofits will be considered.
All requests must be from organizations with offices based within the physical boundaries of the State of Texas. The office/offices, programs/projects and all fiscal management must be restricted to within the boundaries of the State of Texas to be considered.
Only complete proposals received between the time the current year’s form is made available (typically around August 1st of the prior year) and the deadline of January 31st by 5pm will be considered.
Please note, if January 31st falls on Saturday or Sunday proposals will be accepted until the following Monday by noon.