NFOIC awards open government and transparency grants to strengthen and foster the growth of state coalition members and support a broad range of open government and government transparency endeavors across the U.S.
The NFOIC State Challenge grant is a new grant program available to eligible, active state coalition members of NFOIC whose memberships are in good standing. Grants require a 1-to-1 financial match by the grantee and can be used for:
- Projects that further public access to records, meetings, and officials of state or local public institutions
- Sustainable purposes that support the organization’s mission, goal or objectives
- Start-up grants for new state open government coalitions
Grant applications will be accepted starting in January 2020. Deadline for applications is Feb. 15, 2020.
Additional questions regarding specific requirements and guidelines should be directed to:
State Challenge Grantsc/o NFOICUF: College of Journalism3208 Weimer Hall
P.O Box 118400
Gainesville, FL 32611Phone 352-294-7082