Urban Awareness USA is offering mini grants of up to $1,000 to Nonprofits, Social Enterprises and Churches that provide programs and services in urban communities. Funding is intended to support programs for at-risk youth, substance abuse, teenage boys, youth & adult mentoring, minority women, minority men, single parents, military families, college scholarships, sports & recreation, community & economic development, or Christianity.
All Nonprofits, Social Enterprises, or Churches with a central focus of providing programs or services in one or more of Urban Awareness USA’s 12 areas of focus is eligible to apply. Urban Awareness USA accepts submissions from US-based organizations. 501c3 is not required. Grants typically range from $250-$1,000, depending on factors such as mission alignment and availability of funds.
How to Apply: The Urban Awareness USA grant review committee seriously considers each application. Due to the large number of requests we receive, it may take up to 8 weeks for Urban Awareness USA to review all applications and select the grant recipient(s) for each round. Determination is made on a case-by-case basis, depending on factors like mission alignment and availability of funds.
To apply for the Urban Awareness USA $1,000 mini grant, go to: https://urbanawarenessusa.org/founders-grant
About Urban Awareness USA
Urban Awareness USA is a national nonprofit that helps bridge the gap between urban communities and the resources they need to thrive. This small grant program enables Urban Awareness USA to expand its reach and provide direct support to local organizations doing great work for the people in their communities.