NBC Connecticut Grant Challenge - 06/18/2012
NBC Connecticut is holding a grant challenge for Connecticut nonprofits. They are partnering with the NBCUniversal Foundation to launch 21st Century Solutions, which will award a total of $100,000 to Connecticut nonprofits.
Applications must be received by August 15, 2012!
For the full rules and to apply, visit the NBC Connecticut website.
From the NBC Connecticut website:
"The NBCUniversal Foundation is partnering with NBC Connecticut to create 21st Century Solutions, a local grant challenge for nonprofit organizations implementing new and innovative programs. Now through August 15, we’re looking for fresh ideas that are moving our community forward. The winner will receive a $50,000 grant and two runners-up will each receive $25,000, totaling $100,000 in grants for Connecticut.
The competitive grant challenge is open to eligible 501(c)(3) organizations that are implementing progressive programs, approximately less than three years old. 21st Century Solutions will accept applications for programs that are addressing new emerging challenges or ongoing issues in the areas of Arts and Media, Civic Engagement, Jobs and Economic Empowerment, Community Development, Technology and Innovation, Education, and Environment.
Qualifying non-profit organizations must be physically located in and serve the NBC Connecticut Television Market, as defined as the terrestrial geographic viewing area in the state of Connecticut. Please review the grant program’s complete eligibility requirements to ensure your organization fall within the guidelines."