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General Grants

STATUS: Not accepting applications right now

TIMELINE: Applications are usually accepted on a rolling basis. The committee meets quarterly.

REQUESTS: Less than $5,000

DESCRIPTION: General Grants are designed to help nonprofits take advantage of emerging opportunities, launch creative initiatives, and support planning projects.

These Grants generally support:

  • Proposals that strengthen or enhance existing programs with a proven track record of success
  • Pilot projects and idea testing
  • Program planning and development
  • Organizational development and planning and technical assistance (board/staff retreats, strategic planning projects, etc.)
  • Needs assessments and feasibility studies (capital campaign feasibility studies, market research, etc.)
    Communication and outreach projects (public awareness or volunteer recruitment campaigns, etc.)

BUDGET TEMPLATE: Download the required project budget template

GRANT APPLICATION: Use this link for all grant applications.

ONLINE HELP: FAQs, tutorials, and other helpful resources.

PAST GRANTS: 2019, 2018

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Together, we have invested more than $75 million in grants and scholarships in the Cape Cod Community. For good.

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