The Tricentennial Neighborhood Grants, funded by the 2018 NOLA Foundation, will allow New Orleanians an opportunity to further own the city’s future by distributing 73 grants of $1,000 each to support events or projects that uplift New Orleans neighborhoods. The project or celebration must take place within Orleans Parish. The deadline is extended to Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 5:00pm.
The awarded grant is to be used for one or more of the following:
· A neighborhood celebration of the Tricentennial
· A collaborative neighborhood beautification or quality of life project commemorating the Tricentennial
· A capacity building project for youth (17 years of age and under)
· A Tricentennial outreach project for the organization
Applicant must meet each of the following criteria:
· Be a member of any formal or informal neighborhood/community association
· Resident of Orleans Parish
· 18 years of age or older
· 501(c)3 designation (for formal associations) or Federal tax ID number (for informal association)
To Apply: Visit https://nola.gov/city/neighborhood-grant/ for the online application or to download the application form. Applications are now due by January 19th, 2018 at 5:00 pm; grantees will be notified on Monday, January 29, 2018.