For the sake of simplicity and expediency, the Fund is using the Wisconsin Common Grant Application and the following eligibility guidelines to make the first round of awards.
Applicants should indicate how they will serve populations most at-risk and impacted by HIV and STIs in and around Milwaukee. Both promising novel approaches as well as established and effective strategies related to the following activities will be considered for funding:
Number of awards and maximum funding amount:
The Fund anticipates making five (5) awards of up to $50,000
The Fund expects projects to be for no more than one year. Projects should be ready to begin within 30 days of award notice.
The Fund will use a rolling deadline and anticipates moving expediently to make grant awards. Organizations are encouraged to submit applications as quickly as possible.
Format and submission:
Application packages, including the program budget, should be consolidated into one pdf document and be sent to Bill Keeton, ARCW Vice President and Chief Advocacy Officer electronically at firstname.lastname@example.org. The narrative section should be no more than 8 pages, 12 point font, single spaced.
If you have questions about the Fund, please contact Bill by email or phone at 414.225.1572.