Grant Eligibility Process

For more information on the overall grant process, click here.

Eligibility for Funding 2020-21 

The First Step in the 2020-21 Application Process is for interested organizations and programs to submit a required Eligibility Checklist online. This Eligibility step is still required for organizations who have previously been through the Eligibility and/or Application process, however, the process will be somewhat abbreviated. The Checklist will be open November 1 and due December 1, 2019.  The link to the Checklist will be available by request from November 1 – 15. Eligibility Notifications will be sent by December 20, 2019.

Please see below for Eligibility Criteria and other Resources pertaining to the Eligibility Process.

Impact Framework (Funding Priority Areas) Download

2020-21 Grant Eligibility Criteria Download

Key Changes to 2020-21 Eligibility Criteria and Grant Process Download

 

Training Opportunities

Grant Eligibility Information Session – October 28, 2019

To access the full PowerPoint Presentation slides from the Information Session: Click here

Grant Eligibility Webinar – October 31, 2019

To access the webinar recording: Click here

To access the abbreviated PowerPoint Presentation slides from the webinar: Click here

 

Eligibility Checklist

The Eligibility Checklist is a 2-step Process:

Step 1) Eligibility Checklist Survey 

Sample PDF of the Eligibility Checklist Survey questions Download

Step 2) Grant Portal Document Uploads

Checklist Survey link & Grant Portal login available starting November 1, 2019 by request to grants@unitedwaywaco.org. The deadline to request a link and login is November 15, 2019 at noon. The full Checklist is due on December 1, 2019 at noon.

See Technical Assistance below for Eligibility Checklist Survey & Grant Portal Demo. 
 

Next Steps – Eligibility Timeline

 

Technical Assistance (TA) – Eligibility

  • Eligibility Q/A Open: November 1 – 22, 2019.
  • The FAQs & Glossary for the 2020-21 Grant Process
    will be updated and posted by November 4, 2019.
  • Eligibility Checklist Survey & Grant Portal Demo Download
  • SurveyMonkey and Andar360 IP Addresses to “whitelist” Download
  • For any other support, such as technical assistance with the Eligibility Checklist, or clarification of the Impact Framework or eligibility requirements, please email:  grants@unitedwaywaco.org, during the TA period, November 1 – 22, 2019.

Click here for Local Nonprofit Training Resources



LAST YEAR IN MCLENNAN COUNTY. UNITED WAY FUNDED PARTNER PROGRAMS PROVIDED:
20,549
low-income children access to
Early Childhood Education
classes and quality afterschool and summer programs
33,753
low/uninsured families with access to
Medical Screenings and Health Exams
as well as prescription assistance and other therapy needs
150,498
children, adults, and families with
Meals and Bags of Groceries
over 46,000 eligible children, adults and families
4,602
low-income pregnant girls and women
Pregnancy Related Care Needs
including prenatal care, resource assistance, and parenting classes
22,344
families and individuals with
Family and Domestic Violence Care
including access to shelters, resource counseling, and case management