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Community Project Funding

Fiscal Year 2025 Application:

The deadline for submitting FY2025 Community Project Funding requests has CLOSED. Our office will be in touch with those who have submitted an application on next steps.

Fiscal Year 2025 Community Project Funding Guidelines:

Community Project Funding opportunities are requests that can result in federal funding for a single organization or project. Community Project Funding is only eligible to local and state governments and eligible non-profit organizations. Non-profit entities as described under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 are the only non-profits that are eligible. For-profit entities are not eligible to apply.

Please review all of the information below to determine if your Community Project Funding proposal meets the criteria for funding under an eligible account. Any entity selected for submission will be asked to provide additional documentation such as letters of support and additional information regarding funding use.

To submit a proposal, please complete the form in its entirety and provide all requested information, including the account under which you believe your project is eligible. NOTE: Only projects that meet the specific appropriations accounts criteria listed below will be eligible to receive Community Project Funding. Due to the highly competitive nature of this process, not all requests for funding will be honored.

All submissions must be made electronically via the form below. PDFs and hard copy requests will not be accepted. Requests will be reviewed and considered on a rolling basis, so all applicants are strongly encouraged to submit requests as soon as possible. Incomplete requests will not be considered.

IF YOU SUBMITTED A PRELIMINARY APPLICATION: Please ensure that your organization’s preliminary submission is consistent with current eligibility guidelines. If the project submitted with your preliminary application no longer qualifies for funding based on FY2025 guidelines, you may submit a new application under an eligible account by Monday’s deadline for our office’s consideration.

If your preliminary application is consistent with FY2025 guidelines, you do not need to resubmit your application.

For detailed information on eligible accounts, please review this information.

FY25 Member Request Guidance

Fiscal Year 2025 Guidance for Community Project Funding

Please answer each question fully. Incomplete Applications will not be considered. Please write in answers fully and do not email PDFs or additional information unless our office requests you to do so.

Required fields are followed by *.
Requesting Organization/Entity Information
About the Project
Fund Sources

Please provide details of the sources of all non-federal matching funds that will be used for your project, if applicable to the account from which you are seeking funding (Include source, amount, and date received)

If the account you are applying for requires a match in funding please answer this section fully. Please provide details of the sources of all non-federal matching funds that will be used for your project, if applicable to the account from which you are seeking funding (Include source, amount, and date received).

Other Support
Disclosure Agreement

By checking this box, I hereby certify that all funds received through this request will be used for the purpose for which the funding was requested and for the betterment of the State of New York. I also certify that my organization has the capability to undertake and complete this project, and will meet all federal grant or other requirements stipulated in legislation and agency guidelines. I also certify that I do not have a personal financial interest in this request. I understand that all information I have provided is subject to public disclosure.

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