Tufts University Boston/Grafton Emergency Response Grants
Tufts University is providing emergency grants for non-profit organizations serving residents impacted by COVID-19 in the city of Boston and the town of Grafton. The application period will open on May 23rd, 2020 and applications will be accepted through June 26th, 2020. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until funds are exhausted. Applicants can apply for a one-time grant of $1,000. Funding notifications will be made on an ongoing basis. Nonprofits are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.
Applicants must be a registered 501(c)(3) or work with a fiscal agent who can provide a recent 990 report.
These emergency grants are meant to meet urgent community needs such as:
Emergency Food Preparation & Distribution
Emergency Response Equipment Purchasing
Emergency Resources for Educational Programs
Terms and Conditions:
All grant requests will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
Organizations that are awarded grants will be required to document the implementation and immediate impact of the grant, including data on program impacts and recipients. Please plan to provide a final report no later than July 31, 2020.
Grant recipients are asked to share the impact of their grant and tag @TuftsCommunity in social media posts to feature local emergency response efforts.