Operational Grants


Operational grants provide funding for organizations who are ready to implement a full AmeriCorps program.


Operational Grant Competition Dates

Traditionally, operational grant competitions take place each year in the fall and spring.   

Request for Application (RFA) ReleasedRFA Information Session (from past competition; for reference purposes only)

Concept Paper Due

Notification to Successful ConceptsFull Set of Application Materials DueAmeriCorps Member Earliest Start 
Early September 2024View Session Recording.Late September 2024Late September 2024Early November 2024August 1, 2025 (likely)



Operational Grant RFA, Instructions, and Additional Resources



Please submit your questions using the form below. To view previously asked questions, please reference the FAQ document under the resource section. This will be updated within one business day once a question is received.


Which grant opportunity are you considering at this time?