Grant Application Instructions

To apply for a grant, use the application form at You can apply for a grant at any time during the year. Four times a year, we review applications. We fund approximately $5 million dollars annually.

If you feel that you have a program or project idea that fulfills the mission of ARDC, but is not mentioned here, we suggest contacting or calling +1-858-477-9900 before submitting your application to talk through your idea.

General instructions for all applications

Filling out the application

Creating your budget

Project-specific instructions

A note about event sponsorship