Immediate Response Grant Overview
The Immediate Response Grant (IRG) is a non-competitive grant and can be requested any time of the year in response to an urgent need, and is processed quickly. These can be emergency grants requested to respond to an unexpected circumstance, or opportunity grants to take advantage of an emerging opportunity or to provide the service or start the program while other funding sources are sought. Opportunities that can be or could have been submitted within the regular grant cycle are not eligible for the Immediate Response Grant.
Immediate Response Grants are awarded for programs that do not fit within HWFPC’s Healthy Communities Grant Program cycle and fund programs not exceeding $3500 in a twelve-month period.
Areas of Interest
Specific areas of interest include projects that:
Among the numerous areas eligible for funding, the following priorities of concern have been identified:
All proposals meeting the criteria of eligibility will be taken into consideration. Proposals are selected, and/or denied for funding based on the project’s ability to:
Applicant eligibility is based on the ability to meet the following criteria: