Request A Grant

The dates for our 2019-2020 grant cycle will be announced in the upcoming week! The grant application process is as follows:

For Coweta Nonprofit Agencies or Agencies who serve Coweta residents:

We will be hosting a grant writing workshop with the Foundation Center - Atlanta. It will be on a first come first serve basis. We have 100 total slots open. The first session is from 10:00 AM until 12:00 PM and the second session is from 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM. Attendance at this workshop will be mandatory to apply for a grant during this cycle. The official guidelines will be made available at this meeting where you have the ability to ask questions and gain a better understanding of what will be required to apply. Only those who attend this workshop will be eligible to apply for a grant with the Coweta Community Foundation.

For 2019, grant applications will be accepted beginning June 1st, and deadline for submission is August 31st. Grant applications and submissions will only be online. You will be given a login once you have attended the workshop.

Beginning September 1st, the Foundation's Grants Committee will begin reviewing grant applications. Once the grant applications have been reviewed, we will begin scheduling and conducting on-site visits and interviews with the applicants. This part of the process will end by November 30th.

For Educational Classroom Grants (local Coweta County School Educators):

Grant applications will be accepted beginning October 1st and deadline for submission is November 1st. Grant applications and submissions will only be online. If you would like to apply or have questions regarding the grant application process, please email ojones@cowetafoundation.org.

Beginning November 4th, the Foundation's Grant Committee will begin reviewing grant applications.

For all applicants:

Those who are being suggested for grant awards by our Grants Committee will be presented to the Board of Directors for approval at our December Board Meeting. All recipients will be notified in writing before December 31st.

Other IMPORTANT items of interest:

  • Only one grant application per approved nonprofit/Coweta County Educator per award cycle.
  • All applications must be complete with all supporting documents requested uploaded to system.

Please do not hesitate to contact CCF offices at 770-253-1833 or email ojones@cowetafoundation.org with any questions.