Encouraging volunteerism and community service.

National Service Funding Opportunities

AmeriCorps Grants
Other Funding Opportunities

Notice of Funding Opportunity

Idaho Funding Opportunities

» 2016-17 Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) (Deadline 5/16/2016)


National Funding Opportunities 

»  2016 Social Innovation Fund (Deadline 05/10/2016)
Combines public and private resources to grow the impact of innovative, community-based solutions that have compelling evidence of improving the lives of people in low-income communities throughout the United States.

»   Social Innovation Fund Pay For Success (Intent to Apply Due 1/13/2016)

»   Corporation for National & Community Service Funding Opportunities

»   National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) Project Application 


National Direct Funding Process

The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) requires all multi-state grantees consult and coordinate activities at the local level (Section 131 of National Community Service Act).  The consultation is intended to ensure the most effective use of national service resources, and lead to enhanced coordination among national service programs.

Serve Idaho requires the following items be completed for consultation:




AmeriCorps Grants

Interested in applying for funding, but don’t know if you’re eligible?
Take a minute to answer the following questions and visit the AmeriCorps fit finder:

  • Do you have an interest in recruiting, training and developing a solid group of volunteers for your local programs?
  • Does your community have an unmet educational, disaster services, economic opportunity, environmental stewardship, healthy futures or Veterans and military families need?
  • Do you want to give seniors and youth the opportunity to work together to solve problems in their community?  

 If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, Serve Idaho has the funding opportunities to help you meet your objectives.

Grant Contact Information:

Heather Luff
Grants/Contracts Officer
Phone: (208) 332-3578 ext. 4175
E-mail: heather.luff@labor.idaho.gov