Q: How do I apply for an EOVA regional grant?
A: The online application for the Regional Grants program will be avaialble online, and will be open through 5pm December 1, 2023. In order to comply with grant guidelines, applicants must submit a Pre-Application via our online application system. Upon review of your pre-application, applicants will receive a response within 7 days from the date of submission.
You must have access to the internet and be able to upload files in order to complete the application.
Q: Can I view the application questions before I access the actual application?
A: Yes. We encourage you to download the application questions before you begin the application so you can have everything ready to go. Enlisting a proof-reader to review your answers before you complete the application is also highly recommended. Download the application questions for EO Regional Grants Program Questions.
Q: Can I save my application and come back to it?
A: Yes. You will create an account through our online application system. Accessing the Pre-Application and Application through a secure login will enable you to save the application and return to it at a later time to complete. However, once you submit your Pre-Application or Application, you cannot make changes to it, and will only be able to view your submission.
Q: Can in-kind donations reduce the amount of my cash match?
A: No, the 10% cash match to your ask amount is required. However, in-kind donations may lower the amount you need to ask for which can lower your cash requirement.
Q: Do you provide assitance with grant writing?
A: No, but we do encourage interested applicants to view the 2021 Eastern Oregon Regional Grants Workshop, led by professtional grant-writer Meredith Howell.