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grant cycle calendar

This calendar provides an overview of the grantmaking cycles for the newly announced grants programs in 2023. Please check back for dates for additional upcoming cohort grants programs!

See each grant program's overview for specific application process resources: E-Town Innovation Grants, Nonprofit Growth and Sustainability Grants, root2fruit boot camp

overview calendar

KEY - due = Application Due, award = Grant Awarded

E-Town Innovation Grants


due: September 11
award: week of November 13


Nonprofit Growth and Sustainability Grants
due: March 13 
award: week of June 26

root2fruit boot camp


due: TBD
award: TBD