Grant Application

Nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations providing services in Charles County are welcome to apply. You can download the application and instructions below.

Important to note: Applications must reach the Trust no later than 11:59 p.m. April 9, 2018

A new grant cycle for the coming fiscal year is now open. The deadline for applications is April 9, 2018 and grant award decisions will be announced by June 30, 2018. The grant period begins on July 1, 2018 and ends on June 30, 2019.

Mandatory Workshops. If you wish to apply, you must attend one of two orientation workshops scheduled for January 18, 2018 and February 28, 2018.

As is the case with grant seeking everywhere, the process is by definition competitive. If you wish to apply, you will want to allow yourself enough time to think through the need your organization hopes to meet and to describe it clearly. Please be sure to complete each part of the application.

The Trust is pleased to assist our local government in sustaining a longstanding philanthropic commitment to the community