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AmeriCorps Grant Information

KCCVS Grant Application Resources

2014-15 AmeriCorps Grant Information

Timeline:

Oct. 28, 2013: Request for Proposals opens

Nov. 1, 2013: Email "intend to apply" to KCCVS Program Officer

Nov. 27, 2013 (close of business): Applications due to KCCVS

Nov. 28-Dec. 2, 2013: KCCVS staff review

Dec. 3, 2013: Panel review

Dec. 4, 2013: Program committee recommendations

Dec. 4, 2013: Commission approval

Dec. 18, 2013: Application revisions

Jan. 6, 2014: Commission submission

May 2014: CNCS announcement of competitive grant awards

eGrants Prime IDs

Operational Formula: 14AC158633

Fixed Formula: 14ES158632

Operational Competitive: 14AC155470

Fixed Competitive: 14ES155473

Grant Funding Announcement

Letter from Director of AmeriCorps 8-30-13

2014 AmeriCorps Notice of Funding Opportunity  (With changes shown)

Draft Revised Initial Announcement 11/7/2013
Revisions Highlights:

  • The tier section has been updated and made clearer. 
  • The evidence based section has been revised to be more clear and transparent as to how CNCS will be awarding points for that section.
  • Two anticipated addendums have been incorporated into the current NOFO. 

AmeriCorps Application Instructions DRAFT

AmeriCorps 2014 Notice of Funding Opportunities FAQs

Additional Resources for AmeriCorps Grant Applicants

CNCS Performance Measures Instructions: AmeriCorps State and National 2014

AmeriCorps Performance Measures - National Service Knowledge Network

eGrants

Resources

2014-15 Kentucky AmeriCorps Grant Scoring Tool (Revised 11-2013)

Initial Consultation Form

Funding/Demographics - new section in eGrants applications

Logic Model Worksheet (Required document for a new or recompeting grant application)

Fiscal Assessment

Theories of Change and Evidence Based Programming Overview

Theory of Change

Evidence Based Programming

Evidence Based Programming: Case Study

National Performance Measurement Resources

AmeriCorps Grant FAQ

Is My Organization Ready? (Readiness Assessment)

AmeriCorps Performance Measure Module

eGrants Performance Measures tutorial

National Performance Measures and Focus Areas

KCCVS Programmatic and Fiscal Requirements

Suggestions for Writing an AmeriCorps Grant Application

AmeriCorps Grant Toolkit

Writing the Narrative for a Grant Proposal

Kentucky Beale Codes

KCCVS Grant Process

Overview of National Service

Suggestions for Writing an AmeriCorps Grant Application

Outside Resources

 

AmeriCorps State Grants
 

Funding is available for AmeriCorps programs with placements for 10 or more members.

Eligible applicants are nonprofit organizations with 501(C)3 status, educational institutions, local government entities and state agencies.

 

For more information
 

Contact KCCVS Program Officer Sister Andi Sieloff if you have any questions about Kentucky AmeriCorps grants.

andrea.sieloff@ky.gov

(800) 239-7404 or
(502) 564-7420
Ext. 3842

 

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