Each grant cycle is four months long with the following stages, all completed through our online portal:
*Staff may reach out with questions to strengthen your proposal between the LOI and application stage, and again before the first Board Member evaluation.
No. Applicants must have a valid 501(c)3 or 501(c)19 status under US IRS Code or be a governmental entity to apply for a grant with BCHGA. An applicant’s nonprofit status gets verified through GuideStar.
*If your organization has a new 501(c)3 status, we may request an IRS Determination Letter before moving your LOI on to the application phase.