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grant cycles calendar

This calendar provides an overview of our grant cycles: application process start dates, application deadlines, and decision dates.

See each grant program's overview for specific application process resources:
(listed alphabetically) Building the Future, Climate Action, Community Catalyst, Communityworks, Evanston Cradle to Career (EC2C), Partners for the Future, Responsive, Rolling, root2fruit, root2fruit Alumni

overview calendar

teal-bullet.png application cycle begins

red-bullet.png application due

blue-bullet.png grant decisions (ECF will notify applicants)

NOTE: orange-bullet.png by invitation only grants

 

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JANUARY

red-6x6.png Responsive grants Letter of Inquiry due

teal-6x6.png invited Responsive grants applicants provided with full proposal materials

blue-6x6.png 4th Quarter Rolling grants decision

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 FEBRUARY

 red-6x6.png Responsive grants full proposal due

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MARCH

red-6x6.png application deadline for 1st Quarter Rolling grants

teal-6x6.png apply for 2nd Quarter Rolling grants for June review

 

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APRIL

blue-6x6.png 1st Quarter Rolling grants decision

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 MAY

GRANT AWARDS CELEBRATION and ANNUAL MEETING

 blue-6x6.png Responsive grants decision

 orange-6x6.png teal-6x6.png Evanston Cradle to Career Action Plan distribution guidelines released

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JUNE

red-6x6.png application deadline for 2nd Quarter Rolling grants

teal-6x6.png apply for 3rd Quarter Rolling grants for September review

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JULY

blue-6x6.png 2nd Quarter Rolling grants decision

 

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 AUGUST

 teal-6x6.png apply for root2fruit grants

 orange-6x6.png teal-6x6.png apply for root2fruit alumni organization grants

 


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SEPTEMBER

orange-6x6.png red-6x6.png application deadline for Evanston Cradle to Career Action Plan submissions

red-6x6.png application deadline for 3rd Quarter Rolling grants

teal-6x6.png apply for 4th Quarter Rolling grants for December review

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OCTOBER

red-6x6.png root2fruit application due

orange-6x6.png red-6x6.png root2fruit alumni organization application due

blue-6x6.png 3rd Quarter Rolling grants decision

orange-6x6.png blue-6x6.png Evanston Cradle to Career Action Plan decision

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 NOVEMBER

teal-6x6.png apply for Responsive grants by submitting an initial Letter of Inquiry

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DECEMBER

red-6x6.png application deadline for 4th Quarter Rolling grants

teal-6x6.png apply for 1st Quarter Rolling grants for March review

blue-6x6.png root2fruit decision

orange-6x6.png blue-6x6.png root2fruit alumni decision