County of Maui - Office of Economic Development (OED)
01/02/18 - Line-item or Proviso Funding
Grants to Maui County, Hawaii nonprofit and for-profit organizations for a broad range of projects, events, and programs that positively impact the economy. Funding is intended to nurture and promote sustainable economic development supportive of Maui County’s priorities and needs.
GrantWatch ID#: 178408
The performance period must start within fiscal year 2018. The performance end date can fall past the end of the current fiscal year and can continue for as many months as is needed to complete the project as described in your application.
OED can accept grant requests from both for-profit and nonprofit entities.
OED does not fund social service programs.
Please note that OED will not fund projects/programs/events whose primary purpose is fundraising.
Please note that the grant application submittal deadline for Line-Item or Proviso funding is October 31, 2017, and the deadline for General Grant Requests is January 2, 2018.
Definition of Line-Item/Proviso Grant: Your Organization has specific funds allocated by a line-item or proviso in the Maui County Budget under the organization’s name.
If you do have a Line-Item or Proviso Grant, download and complete the FY18 OED Grant Application.
If you do not have a Line-Item or Proviso Grant, and are instead seeking general economic development funding support, submit a letter of inquiry. Staff will then email you notice that you should proceed /or not proceed with sending in a grant application.
Upon approval of the grant application, OED will notify you of the level of funding support and any other documents needed to execute the grant agreement. After the grant receives initial County approval, it will be sent to you for signature and notarization. Following its return, the grant will be routed to authorizing County departments for final approvals. The complete process generally takes three months from when you have submitted all of the required documentation.
Please also note that grant applications for events must be submitted at least 90 days prior to the event date in order to qualify for OED funding.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Office of Economic Development
2200 Main St Ste 305
Wailuku, HI 96793
USA: Hawaii: Maui County