Grant Awards for African American Individuals for Community Development

If you’re involved in community programs, community delopment and engagement, then, you have an iopen invitation to apply for this grant meant to help develop your immediate community in terms of the availabiluty of programs and much more.

If you would like more options for grant programs for community engagment, click here. These grant awards to New Jersey African American individuals in eligible regions to recognize important contributions to the local community.

Awards are intended to honor individuals who have made significant contributions in the areas of professional achievements, general good deeds, or community service that have impacted favorably on the citizens of Gloucester Township.

Nominees should meet the following criteria:

  • Exemplary employment performance does not qualify as community service
  • Must be an exemplary citizen who has demonstrated significant contributions in the areas of community service
  • Must currently reside or work in Gloucester Township
  • Past recipients are not eligible

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source’s website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Please send your letter of nomination along with relevant forms to:
Gloucester Township
Black History Month Honorees
P.O. Box 8
Blackwood, NJ 08012
Attn: Nancy Power, Township Clerk
Or via email: nanpower@glotwp.com