Application Instructions

For the current process, applicants must apply for funding utilizing our online application. The online system is the only method of applying for funding.

We strongly encourage all applicants to sign up for an orientation webinar for training and more information.

  1. Before applying, please refer to the Guidelines and Eligibility for NEFE Grants Program section and do the following:
  2. After reviewing the above, if you believe your project idea is appropriate we strongly encourage you to apply through our online application system.

Apply online:

  1. Create new account.
  2. Follow instructions to complete Letter of Inquiry (LOI). You can preview the LOI format here.
  3. Complete application by the first Tuesday in June for a November funding decision or the first Tuesday in December for a May funding decision.
  4. For any questions or concerns please contact Mary Hoch at [email protected].