Grants

The Commonwealth provides a variety of funding opportunities for localities, organizations, and individuals. Below you will find a regularly updated list of grants offered by Virginia‚Äôs agencies.

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State AgencyGrant OpportunityClosing Date
Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority Alcohol Education and Prevention Ongoing
Department of Aging and Rehabilitative Services Commonwealth Neurotrauma Initiative Ongoing
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services AFID Facility Grants Ongoing
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Agriculture and Forestry Industries Development Fund (AFID) Ongoing
Department of Aviation Financial Assistance to Localities TBA
Department of Conservation and Recreation Land and Water Conservation Fund TBA
Department of Conservation and Recreation Virginia Land Conservation Foundation TBA
Department of Conservation and Recreation Virginia Watershed Educational Programs Project TBA
Department of Criminal Justice Services Encourage Arrest and Enforcement of Protective Orders TBA
Department of Criminal Justice Services PAPIS: Virginia Prisoner Reentry Program TBA
Department of Criminal Justice Services State Aid to Localities With Police Departments ("599") TBA
Department of Education Individual Student Alternative Education Plan (ISAEP) Program TBA
Department of Education High Schools that Work TBA
Department of Emergency Management Homeland Security Program Grant TBA
Department of Fire Programs Aid to Localities Ongoing
Department of Fire Programs Conference and Education Assistance TBA 
Department of Fire Programs Virginia Dry Hydrant Grant TBA 
Department of Forestry Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program Ongoing
Department of Forestry Conservation Reserve Program TBA
Department of Forestry Highly Erodible Land Ongoing
Department of Forestry Conservation Stewardship Program TBA
Department of Forestry Environmental Quality Incentive Ongoing
Department of Forestry Emergency Conservation Program TBA
Department of Forestry Emergency Watershed Protection TBA
Department of Forestry Watershed Protection Projects Ongoing
Department of Forestry Forests to Faucets Ongoing
Department of Forestry Water Quality Improvement Fund (WQIF) Ongoing
Department of Forestry Nutrient Management Equipment Ongoing
Department of Forestry Riparian Forest Buffer Ongoing
Department of Forestry Virginia Agricultural Best Management Practices (BMP) Cost-Share Program Ongoing
Department of Forestry Virginia Agricultural Best Management Practices (BMP) Cost-Share Program Ongoing
Department of Forestry Virginia Small Business Financing Authority  Ongoing
Department of Forestry Virginia Best Management Practices Ongoing
Department of Forestry Wetland Reserve Program Ongoing
Department of Forestry Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program Ongoing
Department of Forestry Partners for Wildlife Ongoing
Department of Forestry Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay and Chesapeake Forest Fund Tree Planting Program Ongoing
Department of Forestry Pine Bark Beetle Prevention Program Ongoing
Department of Forestry Reforestation of Timberlands Ongoing
Department of Health  Maternal and Child Block Grant Ongoing 
Department of Health  Small Rural Hospital Improvement (SHIP) Grant Program TBA 
Department of Historic Resources Certified Local Government Grants Ongoing
Virginia Department of Historic Resources Civil War Battlefield State-Matching Grants TBA 
Department of Historic Resources Virginia Land Conservation Fund Ongoing
Department of Rail and Public Transportation Rail Grants Ongoing 
Department of Social Services Auxiliary Grants (AG) TBA 
Department of Social Services Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) TBA 
Department of Social Services Early Head Start & Child Care Partnership Grant TBA 
Department of Transportation Access Programs TBA 
Department of Transportation Revenue Sharing Ongoing
Department of Transportation Transportation Alternative Program (TAP) TBA
Virginia ABC Alcohol Education and Prevention Ongoing
Virginia Board for People with Disabilities Creating Inclusive Communities 4/27/2018
Virginia Commonwealth University Community Engagement Grants Ongoing
Virginia Commonwealth University Research on the Causes and Prevention of Youth Tobacco Use 11/6/2018

Funding opportunities are made available through the federal government for states, tribes, universities, and organizations. Below you will find a regularly updated list of federal grants. These opportunities can be accessed and applied to through the federal grants website grants.gov. For more information on how to access and apply to these grants, please visit the resources page.  Search available grants using the form below: 

Private grants are made available through foundations and other organizations. Below you will find a list of Virginia community foundations. For information on individual funding opportunities, please contact the respective foundation directly.

Is your grant not listed?

Send an email to webmaster@governor.virginia.gov with updates.

FoundationPhone
ACT for Alexandria (703) 739-7778
AMERIGROUP Foundation (757) 962-6468
Arlington Community Foundation (703) 243-4785
Beazley Foundation, Inc. (757) 393-1605
Blue Moon Fund, Inc. (434) 295-5160
CarMax Foundation (804) 747-0422
Charities Aid Foundation America (703) 837-9512
Charles G. Koch Charitable Foundation (703) 875-1770
Charlottesville Area Community Foundation (434) 296-1024
Community Foundation for Northern Virginia (703) 917-2600
Community Foundation of Rockbridge, Bath, and Alleghany (540) 463-0943
Community Foundation of the Central Blue Ridge (540) 463-0943
Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River Region (540) 373-9292
Community Foundation of the Virginias, Inc. (304) 324-0222
Community Foundation of Western Virginia (540) 985-0204
Danville Regional Foundation (434) 799-2176
Eastern Shore of Virginia Community Foundation (757) 789-0910
Foundation for Roanoke Valley (540) 985-0204
Gannett Foundation (703) 854-6000
Genworth Foundation
Gloucester Community Foundation  
Hampton Roads Community Foundation (757) 622-7951
Harrisonburg & Rockingham County  
Harry Bramhall Gilbert Charitable Trust (757) 428-4858
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation (703) 723-8000
Martinsville Area Community Foundation (276) 656-6223
Massey Foundation (804) 648-1611
Mathews Community Foundation (804) 725-3454
MeadWestvaco Foundation (804) 327-6402
Mustard Seed Foundation, Inc. (703) 524-5620
Norfolk Southern Foundation (757) 629-2881
Northern Piedmont Community Foundation (540) 349-0631
Peninsula Community Foundation (757) 327-0862
Piedmont Community Foundation (540) 687-5223
Robert G. Cabell III and Maude Morgan Cabell Foundation (804) 780-2000
Richard S. Reynolds Foundation (804) 740-7350
River Counties Community Foundation (804) 438-9414
Robins Foundation (804) 523-1141
Southeast Virginia Community Foundation (757) 397-5424
Suffolk Foundation (757) 923-9090
Suntrust Mid-Atlantic Foundation (804) 782-7907
The Alleghany Foundation (540) 962-0970
The Cameron Foundation (804) 732-7900
The Claude Moore Charitable Foundation (703) 934-1147
The Community Foundation of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County (540) 432-3863
The Community Foundation of the Dan River Region (434) 793-0884
The Community Foundation of the New River Valley (540) 381-8999
The Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia (804) 330-7400
The Community Foundation of the Virginias, Inc. (304) 324-0222
The Freddie Mac Foundation (703) 918-8888
The Greater Lynchburg Community Trust (434) 845-6500
The Loyola Foundation, Inc. (571) 435-9401
The Mary Morton Parsons Foundation (804) 780-2183
Virginia Health Care Foundation (804) 828-5804
Water Environment Research Foundation (571) 384-2100
Weissberg Foundation (540) 341-0099
Williamsburg Community Foundation (757) 259-1660

City and County Grants

Grant funds are dispersed throughout cities and counties to help address a variety of local priorities such as broadband deployment, workforce development, and infrastructure improvements.

Contact information for city and county government officials who work on grants can be found using the drop-down menu below. This information is provided so that grantmakers can directly contact local governments and so that individuals can learn more about opportunities in their region.

By facilitating communication between local communities and grant providers, Governor Northam hopes to improve Virginians' ability to access grant funding.

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