Grant Funding

City of Madison Programs

Agency

Focus

501©3 Status/Fiscal Agent Required

Grant Workshops

Application Deadline (Check website for details)

Neighborhood Grants

Planning

Capacity-Building & Projects

No/Yes

Yes

January-February

Placemaking Kickstarter Curated Site

Planning

Showcase project on city website

No/No

No. Contact staff for assistance.

Approved by Kickstarter

SEED Grant

Mayor's Office

Food Accessibility

No/No

No. Contact staff for assistance.

February

Neighborhood Park Fundraising

 

Madison Parks

Online donations and tax deductible status

No/No

No. Contact staff for assistance.

Ongoing

ArtWORKS!

Madison Art Commission

Arts-based education programming

No/No

Yes

March

BLINK

Madison Art Commission

Experimental, ad-hoc, temporary works of art

No/No

Yes

February, June, October

Project Grant

Madison Art Commission

Performances, installations, art, and events

No/No

Yes

March

Summer Concert Series

Madison Art Commission

Free public concerts

No/No

Yes

March

Façade Improvement Grants

 

Economic Development

Exterior building of service or commercial building

No/No

No. Contact staff for assistance.

Ongoing

Emerging Opportunity Grant Program

Community Development

Emerging needs or Unanticipated Opportunities

No/Yes

No. Contact staff for assistance.

February, August

Partnership Opportunities

Student Safety Mini-Grants

DPI

Student-led education, prevention and intervention programs

No/No

 

October

Partners for Recreation & Conservation (PARC) Grant Program

Dane County Parks

Outdoor recreation and conservation projects

Yes/Yes

No. Contact staff for assistance.

May

Community Partners Program

Dane County Parks

Small environmental education, conservation, restoration projects

Yes/Yes (Open to Schools, Friends Groups, etc)

No. Contact staff for assistance.

February

Henry Norman Leck Endowment Fund (Leck Grant)

Dane County Department of Human Resources

Prevention programs for seniors 60+

Yes/Yes

No. Contact staff for assistance.

April

Mally Grant

Dane County Department of Human Resources

Educates senior adults, staff, and/or volunteers

Yes/Yes

No. Contact staff for assistance.

April

Rotary Club of Madison Community Grants

Rotary Club of Madison

Delivery of Service/Target Needs for Arts & Culture, Community Engagement, Neighborhoods & Others

Yes/Yes

No. Contact staff for assistance.

December

Community Grants

Kiwanis Madison West

Adult education, job training, basic needs

No/No

No. Contact staff for assistance.

April

Youth Grants

Kiwanis Madison West

Support youth education, safety, recreational activities

No/No

No. Contact staff for assistance.

April

Other Grants

Kiwanis Madison West

Support programs in partnership with Kiwanis or key leaders

No/No

No. Contact staff for assistance.

April

 

Last Updated: 08/27/2015