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Click “Colorado Grants” for information about grants in the state.

Click “Federal Grants” for information about federal grants.

Click “Other Grants” for information about other grants.

Click “Grant Writing Resources” for information and training opportunities about writing grant applications.



Past Grant Announcements

Colorado Safe Routes to School (SRTS) 

Truancy Pilot Programs, 2013

  • Formula Grant Application Instructions in doc, in pdf
    • Formula Grant Application in doc, in pdf
  • Juvenile Accountability Block Grant Application Instructions in doc, in pdf
    • Juvenile Accountability Block Grant Application in doc, in pdf

Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) COPS Hiring Program (CHP)

COPS Secure Our Schools (SOS)

Drug Free Communities Support Program Grant

Elementary and Secondary School Counseling Program Grant

Integration of Schools and Mental Health Systems Program Grant

Office of Adult and Juvenile Justice Assistance (OAJJA) Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) - Recovery Act

OSDFS Safe Schools-Healthy Students Grant

OSDFS Foundations for Learning Mental Health Grant

OJJDP FY 2009 Grant Announcements

OJJDP FY 2009 Gang Prevention Youth Mentoring Program

Prevention of Violence and Trauma of Women and Girls

Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools (REMS) Grants




Grant Writing Supports

Federal Government Grants Support
Foundation Center
  • The Foundation Center is a leading source of information about philanthropy worldwide. The Center maintains the most comprehensive database on U.S. grantmakers and their grants — a robust, accessible knowledge bank for the sector.
  • Cooperating Collections 
    • Cooperating Collections are free funding information centers in libraries, community foundations, and other nonprofit resource centers that provide a core collection of Foundation Center publications and a variety of supplementary materials and services in areas useful to grant seekers.

Funding Alternatives for Emergency Medical and Fire Services
  • Published April 2012 by FEMA and the U.S. Fire Administration, this document provides ideas for funding sources for emergency medical services departments and fire departments.  Provides a complete example of a successful grant application as well as funding success stories.
NEW A Guide to Federal Education Programs That Can Fund K-12 Universal Prevention and Social and Emotional Learning Activities
  • Published May 2014 by the Center on Education Policy (CEP)
  • Federal education funding has often been overlooked by districts in search of sources of support for prevention. This guide is intended to help school districts take advantage of those funds by identifying K-12 grant programs in the U.S. Department of Education (ED) that could be used to implement prevention efforts and social-emotional learning in elementary and secondary schools.
  • The guide also provides examples of schools, districts, and state education agencies that have successfully supported their prevention programs with federal education dollars. An annotated bibliography of significant research regarding the impacts of school-based behavioral and emotional health interventions on student academic performance accompanies the guide.
Rocky Mountain Center for Health Promotion and Education (RMC)
  • The Rocky Mountain Center for Health Promotion and Education (RMC) is a private, nonprofit corporation. Since 1974, RMC has disseminated comprehensive school health education programs and provided in-service training to educators, parents, and others committed to improving health. In addition to its strong emphasis on effective health education curricula, RMC provides technical assistance and training on the national health education standards. Since 1994, RMC has operated a statewide prevention information center, which is available to the general public. RMC provides professional development and resources to promote the health of children, youth, their schools, and their communities.

  • Health and Learning Resource Center (HLRC) 

  • Funding and Grant Writing Resources 

  • Writing a Stellar Grant Application (RMC Health Educator Newsletter, V10, No.1, 2009)






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