Serve Alabama announces funding opportunities for 2013-14 AmeriCorps Formula grants. AmeriCorps is a national service program funded by the Corporation on National and Community Service (CNCS). In the FY 2013 grant, the funding priorities are projects that address compelling, unmet needs in one or a combination of the following six national service Focus Areas: education, economic opportunity, service by and for veterans, disaster services, energy conservation, and health.
Agencies eligible to apply include: public or private non-profit organizations; community and faith-based organizations; Local Education Agencies including charter schools; institutions of higher education; local, county or state government. Formula applications are reviewed only at the state level.
Application Due Date: The application deadline for AmeriCorps Formula Grants is March 1, 2013. For more information, please go to http://www.servealabama.gov/americorpsfunding