Special Projects FY2022

Development Grant
Special Projects provide up to $50,000 over one year to established non-profit agencies* that meet specific requirements and propose to meet at least one CCPD Goal.

Funds can be used for projects proposing to establish new or expand/improve current programming that is likely to be sustained beyond the project period. This includes (but is not limited to):
     - Increasing participation by creating a new programming site
     - Improving outcomes by completing allowable site renovations
     - Enhancing program delivery by adding new equipment/software
     - Testing new evidence-based programming within an existing program
     - Developing sustainable and innovative crime/safety solutions through new community partnerships

Awarded agencies will be required to submit reports on project activities (based on an approved Project Plan) and expenses (based on an approved Budget) during the project period.

To be considered for funding, agencies must:
     1. Meet the requirements listed in the Funding Announcement
     2. Submit the necessary application information in the ZoomGrants™ online portal
     3. Respond by the due date listed below.

Important Dates:

     Funding Announcement Date April 1, 2021
     Mandatory Pre-Proposal Conference (Virtual)

April 6, 2021 (1:00 - 3:00 p.m.)
April 8, 2021 (1:00 - 3:00 p.m.)
April 13, 2021 (1:00 - 3:00 p.m.)
April 15, 2021 (1:00 - 3:00 p.m.)

April 22, 2021 (1:00 - 3:00 p.m.)
April 27, 2021 (1:00 - 3:00 p.m.)

     Applications Due May 12, 2021 by 11:59 p.m. CST
     Notification of Awards August 2021
     Projected State Date October 1, 2021

 

For More Information or to Submit a Question, Contact:
Liz Garza,
PSM@fortworthtexas.gov
817-392-4254

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