Foundation / Corporation
Town of Bristol/Roger Williams University Cooperative Committee
Grants of up to $2,500 to Bristol, Rhode Island nonprofit organizations and individuals to enhance civic life for local residents. Special emphasis is placed on programs benefitting underserved populations. Preference will be given to proposals that seek funding for the direct costs of new initiatives. Selection categories include the following:
-Cultural & Historical
-Civic & Government Languages
-Performing and Visual Arts
-Reading & Literacy
-Science, Technology, Math and Engineering (STEM)
-Sports & Recreation
-Vocational & Technical
-Health & Wellness
-Environment & Sustainability
-Other, at discretion of the Committee
GrantWatch ID#: 179886
No one grant award will exceed $2,500.
Individuals and nonprofit organizations that work toward enhancing the civic experience/community life in Bristol are invited to apply for grant funding.
The goal of the Fund is not to replace or be a substitute for public support for the Town’s budget, but instead to enhance the projects, programs and services for all residents of the Town of Bristol.
FCA funds are not intended to become part of an organization’s or project’s annual budget, as subsequent proposals will be considered independently and are not guaranteed to be awarded repeatedly.
Grant proposals must be submitted no later than the following:
-Spring: April 15 (unless a general extension is announced)
-Fall: October 15 (unless a general extension is announced)
Notification of funding will be made by mail by the following dates:
-Spring: May 15
-Fall: November 15
Volunteerism and matching funds, either in-kind or cash, are encouraged by the Bristol/RWU FCA.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply Online: http://www.rwu.edu/node/121096
KC Ferrara, Director, Feinstein Center Roger Williams University
Peter B. Wilbur, VP, University Outreach & Engagement Roger Williams University
Roger Williams University
One Old Ferry Road
Bristol, RI 02809
USA: Rhode Island: Town of Bristol