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Technical Assistance Grants

Grant Guidelines
Applying for the Grant
Post-Grant Procedures

Guidelines
If you are considering applying for a Technical Assistance grant, you are encouraged to arrange a meeting with the Director of Capacity Building, to discuss your ideas and how the proposed work complements your organization’s mission. The meeting may help you to strengthen your case for funding.

In choosing technical assistance providers, please note that all vendors must meet the requirements below in order for Cameron funds to be used for the work. Providers must have:

  1. A minimum of 5 years experience in providing consulting services in their respective field
  2. A minimum of 3 years working specifically with nonprofit agencies as a consultant
  3. A prior experience working with nonprofit organizations in a similar field of operations as the grantee organization

Applying for a Technical Assistance Grant
The Technical Assistance Grant application process involves the submission of a Technical Assistance Grant Application as well as a Technical Assistance Grant Program Assessment. You may preview the forms at left.

Log in to access the Technical Assistance Grant Application
Log in to access the Technical Assistance Grant Program Assessment

If the grant is awarded, the grantee will then have to submit a copy of the signed contract with the consultant. The Foundation’s Director of Capacity Building can assist the grantee with this step, if needed.

There is no application deadline for the Technical Assistance grant program. The application materials should be mailed or hand-delivered to:

Director of Capacity Building
The Cameron Foundation
228 S. Sycamore Street
Petersburg, VA 23803

These documents must be mailed or hand-delivered – faxes are not acceptable.

Post-Grant Procedures
All Technical Assistance grantees are required to submit their reports by the date shown on their grant award letter from The Cameron Foundation. The reporting documents include:

The Technical Assistance Report Form for Grantees, which further details the effectiveness of the project. Preview the form at left or log in to access this form.

The Post-Grant Financial Form, which details the use of the funding granted. Preview the form at left or log in to access this form.

The Technical Assistance Report Form for Consultants, which supplies further documentation on the project from third parties. Preview the form at left or log in to access this form.

Additionally, Technical Assistance grantees undergo a 12-month follow-up interview to review the success of the program.

All Technical Assistance report forms should be completed, printed, and either mailed or hand-delivered to The Cameron Foundation by the specified due dates. Send your documents to:

Director of Capacity Building
The Cameron Foundation
228 S. Sycamore Street
Petersburg, VA 23803