Community Small Grants support projects that empower and involve community members to shape and create their communities. Contact matchu@seuplift.org for questions regarding the Community Smalls Grants or if you have any questions about completing the application.DEIA Capacity Building Grants to expand outreach and communication efforts to the diverse SE Portland community. Contact paola@seuplift.org for questions regarding the DEIA Capacity Building Grants or if you have any questions about completing the application.**APPLICATION DEADLINE January 10th, 2021
  • Please select one of the options and include the associated proof of eligibility documents with your application. Please attach all documents at the end.
  • Complete an application for each project and program that you are applying for.
  • Briefly (75 words or less) summarize the activities and objectives of your project, involvement of key partners, and anticipated outcomes. Please use full sentences.
  • Please describe your project, its goals and anticipated outcomes. (300 words or less)
  • Please describe your project, its goals and anticipated outcomes. (300 words or less)
  • Identify the target audience(s) that your project will engage, how they will be involved as active participants in the project, and if they have been involved in the design of the project. Please also include how many people you expect to participate. (300 words or less)
  • Include how you will build awareness of your project in the community and what outreach methods you will use to reach your target audience. (300 words or less)
  • Describe how your project strategy is different than what your community group has done in the past, and why this new strategy will be more impactful. (300 words or less)
  • Include your organization’s or project team’s qualifications for carrying out this project and how they reflect the community you hope to engage. Identify any project partners and describe their anticipated role. (300 words or less)
  • Provide a simple timeline of the steps you will take to accomplish your project. Please include your expected start and completion dates and all major project milestones. (300 words or less)
  • This is a narrative version of your project budget. Include why budget items are necessary to complete the project and if they are based on best guesses or estimates from vendors. Identify how grant funds will be leveraged through volunteer time, in-kind donations, or other financial contributions. (300 words or less)
  • Download the appropriate budget form from the website, complete and attach here.
    Max. file size: 128 MB.
  • Please attach 501c3 determination letter and accompanying fiscal sponsorship verification or request form. (max uploads: 3)
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    Max. file size: 128 MB, Max. files: 3.
    • Please attach partnership letters, photos, statistics or any other supporting documentation in this section. (max uploads: 4)
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      Max. file size: 128 MB, Max. files: 4.