Associations are asked to complete the application form, providing a succinct project summary. Additionally, Associations must upload a detailed budget showing the amount the State/Chapter Association is contributing (if applicable), the ammount requested from COE and the amount matched by the Region for all components of the activitiy / event.
The Council will NOT grant funds for travel to the Council’s Policy Seminar, food in excess of $250, or committee planning meetings. Budgets should be cost effective and linked to project activities and outcomes.
Applications may be completed at any time. The application must be signed by the State/Chapter Association President AND the Regional Association Preisdent. All required fields must be completed. Applications will be reviewed bi-annually on either May 1 or December 1. Applications received after December 1 will be reviewed in the May cycle. Applications received after May 1 will be reviewed in the December cycle. Applications must be received by 11:59:59pm ET on May 1 or December 1 to be included in that cycle's award process.