Applying for grants

The 2019 grant application period for the Duplin County Unrestricted Endowment will be open from Friday, March 29, 2019 to NOON on Tuesday, April 30, 2019. Grants typically range from $500 to $1,000.

The Duplin Foundation for Youth Advancement 2019 grant application will be Friday, June 28, 2019 to Noon on Tuesday, July 30, 2019. Grants are available to local organizations with programs focusing on youth in Duplin County. Priority is given to proposals that incorporate a holistic approach and include one or more of the following focus areas:

  • Motivate youth to stay and succeed in school
  • Foster positive youth-adult engagement through mentoring
  • Strengthen gang awareness and prevention efforts
  • Promote participation in philanthropy
  • Provide leadership opportunities and employment skills training
  • Increase likelihood of a successful transition to adulthood
  • Develop financial literacy
  • Encourage engagement in community service
  • Promote mental and physical health and well-being

All applicants must use the online application system. The review committee will only consider complete application packets. Grants may range from $500 to $5,000.

If you have not already done so, you must read the guidelines before you apply. Failure to adhere to any of these guidelines may result in your application being excluded from consideration.

Training Module I will walk you through creating a profile; Module II shows how to add a grant application.

Click here to access our online application system. Additional information about the grants process will be available once you register.