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MISSION, SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS

Peace and Global Witness Offering Grants

Peace and Global Witness Offering Grants are annual grants to local organizations that promote peace and reconciliation and are  funded from the Presbytery’s portion of the annual Peace and Global Witness special offering.

Who can apply?  Social service agencies, advocacy programs, and other community organizations within the geographic boundaries of the Presbytery.

What programs qualify?  Projects that promote peace and reconciliation and/or work to reduce or eliminate racism, poverty, and injustice.

How large are the grants?  Amount available is based on the Presbytery’s portion of the annual Peace and Global Witness special offering (normally received the first Sunday in October) and varies from year to year.

How can you apply?  Contact the Chair of the Mission, Scholarship, and Grants Committee directly.

When can you apply?  Applications can be made at any time from September 1st through November 30th, and the Mission, Scholarship, and Grants Committee will typically act on them by March 1st.

Can you get assistance when applying?  The Mission, Scholarship, and Grants Committee will help any applicant determine whether they eligible and how to apply.