Funds are given to State commissions.
The Corporation for National and Community Service is the nation's largest grant-maker supporting service and volunteering. Through Senior Corps, AmeriCorps and Learn and Serve America programs, the Corporation is a catalyst for change and offers every American a chance to contribute through service and volunteering.
Examples are not currently available.
Uses and Use Restrictions
Funds are used to operate a commission to oversee service programs.
State governments, District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico may apply.
States will benefit.
Aplication and Award Process
This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.
State commission administrative grant proposals must be submitted to the Corporation.
For final procedures contact the Headquarters Office.
Contact the Corporation for deadline dates.
National and Community Service Act of 1990, as amended.
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
The range is from one to two months.
Renewals are annual.
Formula and Matching Requirements
Cost-sharing is involved over time. The amount varies from year to year.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Time frames have not been established.
Post Assistance Requirements
Financial status reports and reports of accomplishments are required.
Audit must be performed as required by the Law.
Required records to will be spelled out in the individual grant.
FY 07 $12,516,000; FY 08 est not available; and FY 09 est not reported.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
From $125,000 to $750,000.
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature
For detailed information contact the Headquarters Office.
Regional or Local Office
See the Corporation for National and Community Service's listing in Appendix IV of the Catalog.
Corporation for National and Community Service, 1201 New York Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20525. Telephone: (202) 606-6715.
Criteria for Selecting Proposals
Governors must request funding and work directly with the Corporation. For more details, contact the Corporation.
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