2018 AmeriCorps State Request for Applications


Notice of Intent to Apply Due Date: October 3, 2017

Application Due Date: October 26, 2017

CFDA Number: 94.006

Contact Information: Funding@cv.ca.gov

Grant Description

CaliforniaVolunteers (CV) is seeking to fund new programs that engage individuals as AmeriCorps members to address unmet community needs through service and volunteer action.

Through the 2018 AmeriCorps State Request for Applications (RFA), CV will award AmeriCorps implementation grants on a competitive basis to eligible organizations that engage members in evidence-based or evidence-informed interventions to strengthen communities. Grants will be awarded beginning mid-August in 2018 to support service activities during the 2018-19 program year. Successful applicants are expected to start member service activities by mid-October of 2018 and will have 12 months to support AmeriCorps members in completing a term of service.


Nonprofit organizations and state & local government agencies are eligible to apply. See RFA for more details.

Application Deadline

The mandatory Notice of Intent to Apply is due to CV by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 3, 2017. Applicants that do not submit a required Notice of Intent to Apply will not be considered.

Complete the Notice of Intent

The Complete Application is due to CV by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 26, 2017. Please send the hardcopy application to the following address:

2018 AmeriCorps
1400 10th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Application Documents

The following documents are required to complete the 2018 AmeriCorps State Grant Application: