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Letters of Intent
100WomenStrong is pleased to announce that we will be accepting Letters of Intent for the 2023 Grant Cycle from October 1 to 5 p.m. on November 1, 2022.
LOI Instructions, Deadlines and Reviews
LOIs are submitted online through the Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties’ online grant portal using this link: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=cflf. New applicants will need to create an account to begin the application process; previous applicants should log in using your email and password. Once logged in, click “Apply” to begin.
LOIs must be submitted in the portal no later than November 1, 2022, 5:00 p.m. LOIs will be reviewed by 100WomenStrong; select organizations will then be invited to submit a full proposal for consideration. All organizations that submit an LOI will be notified of the outcome of their request by December 19, 2022.
An optional pre-LOI workshop will be held online for interested applicants on Tuesday, October 18, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. To attend, participants must register in advance using this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUtf–qrjovGNG4JCRE2X1zqSDq0mH9S0BW. This workshop will be recorded, and a link to access the recording will be emailed to all those who registered for the workshop. The link to access the recording will also be posted in the grant guidelines after October 18, 2022.
Full Grant Proposals
Organizations invited to submit a full proposal after the LOI review process will be given instructions to submit a full proposal. Proposals will be due by February 1, 2023. Full applications will be reviewed by 100WomenStrong who will make grant recommendations to the Community Foundation’s Board of Directors.
If you have received a grant from 100WomenStrong, you are required to complete a Final Report and submit with all requested materials within one year of receiving the grant. You will receive instructions when you are awarded your grant in the spring of 2023.
If you have any questions about the grant application process, please email Pam Ray, Managing Director at 100WS at email@example.com.
If you need assistance with the online grant portal, contact Nicole Acosta, Vice President of Grants and Nonprofit Programs at the Community Foundation at firstname.lastname@example.org.
100WomenStrong partners with Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties, a certified nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. All grants are awarded on an equal opportunity basis adhering to the values and principles enumerated in Community Foundation’s nondiscrimination statement. Grant applicants are required to hold similar standards and provide a written statement documenting their agreement.