Grant Competitions

This page has both the Commission's grant competition announcements and links to grants made directly by the AmeriCorps federal agency. Official competition announcements are on the State of Maine Division of Procurement Services page for Grants.  

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AmeriCorps State Grants

No competitions are underway at this time. The next competition is expected to open in August 2024.

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Maine Climate Corps Grants

There are no active requests for applications at this time. 

For information, contact the Climate Corps Coordinator at 07-624-7792.

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Direct Grants from AmeriCorps

AmeriCorps NCCC North Central Region 2023-2024 Request for Applications

Who Can Receive a Team?

Nonprofit and faith-based organizations, government entities (federal, state and local), public schools and universities, and Native American Tribal Councils.

What Can Teams Do?

  • NCCC teams work on a variety of projects, each lasting up to the length of the round. Service areas include:
  • Disaster Mitigation, Response & Recovery
  • Urban and Rural Development
  • Environmental Stewardship
  • Energy Conservation
  • Infrastructure Improvement

PLEASE NOTE: Due dates for project proposals vary.

To learn more about expectations of a project sponsor and how to apply use this LINK.

NOTE: Volunteer Maine staff are available to provide local advice on designing a project and submitting the proposal. 

Federal contact for next steps: 

Alana Svensen Hults, Assistant Program Director