2021 AmeriCorps Application Materials

AmeriCorps
Applications
Description: 

Current Funding Available

FY2021 Georgia  AmeriCorps Notice of Funding Opportunity 
Application Deadline: February 12, 2021 by 3:00 p.m. EST

Technical Assistance and Application Resources 

Please note that new applicants and new program staff are required to attend or view the workshop sessions.  Links to those videos for each day can be found at https://www.gotostage.com/channel/301564d920d4400292729e96dff90c22

Introduction to National Service - 10.28.2020

Notice of Funding Opportunity Overview (2021) - 11.17.2020  - (note: The Georgia NOFO Overview is a pre-recorded video.)

AmeriCorps Application Completion Series - 11.18.2020

 AmeriCorps Application - Budget Narrative - 11.19.2020  - Also includes Planning Grants

Performance Measurement Core Curriculum - CNCS material developed to assist AmeriCorps applicants with the CNCS performance measures

National Direct and Mult-State applicants can use this form to complete the consultation process by January 6, 2021

What grants are available?

  • Planning Grant - Utilize resources to develop an AmeriCorps program which will engage AmeriCorps members to address community needs in CNCS and/or ServeOhio priority areas. Planning grants are only available in the spring (Formula) grant competition.
  • Operational Grant – Sound program design and implementation strategy identified; clearly articulated member responsibilities, activities, training, supervision, evaluation, organizational history and capacity, sustainability plans, and fund management.
  • Fixed-Amount – grantees will receive an award for specific amount per Member Service Year (MSY); no match required and no approved budget. New applicants are not eligible to apply for a Fixed-Amount grant.
  • Education Award Program (EAP) – awarded a small funding grant and uses their own resources for the members’ living allowance and program costs.