Available Grants

LULAC’s programs revitalize Hispanic neighborhoods from within by creating innovative grassroots programs in over 1,000 Hispanic communities served by LULAC Councils.


Greetings Friends and Members of LULAC, 

The following grant opportunities are currently accepting applicants. These grants support programmatic efforts in partnership with our LULAC councils, funding and community partners. 

LULAC provides these opportunities to both current and potential grantees based on availability and capacity. Check back periodically for updates or click here to sign up to be notified by email of future funding opportunities.

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Latina LEADS

Currently, Latinas only make up 3% of the 25% female science and technology workforce. In this pilot program, LULAC and Spectrum will support efforts to increase Hispanic female representation in STEAM fields of study and careers.

LULAC is looking to fund 3 sites in the Austin, TX area to support STEAM education among middle school girls. The awarded sites will receive a $5,000 grant in to support STEAM education through tutoring, hands on STEAM activities, field trips, and a speaker series in the Austin area from September - December 2019.
 
The speaker series looks to connect community members with workforce opportunities, professionals within the tech sector, and training that will maximize opportunities to join Dallas’ tech workforce. 

The deadline to apply is August 16, 2019 by 5 pm MST. You can access the RFP by CLICKING HERE.

Informational calls will be held on August 9, 2019 at 12:30-1:30 CST. To join the calls, please use the following information. 
 
Conf. Dial in: 866-364-1511
Code: 7486909436
PIN: 0802

If you have any questions contact Melissa Cossio, Program Coordinator at MCossio@LULAC.org
 

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Deadline to Apply: August 16, 2019

Act Against AIDS

Closes Sept. 1, 2019

In partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Partnering and Communicating Together to Act Against AIDS (PACT), LULAC invites you to apply to the 2019 Healthy Communities Act Against AIDS Stipend Opportunity in order to host an HIV/AIDS awareness event in your community.

Latinos are the second highest minority affected by HIV and in 2016 accounted for over 24% of new diagnoses in the United States. Through this funding opportunity, ten sites will be awarded a total of $2,000 which will allow councils to host an HIV/AIDS awareness event that will provide free HIV testing to their local community while combating the impact of HIV/AIDS in the Latino community.

Accepting applications on a rolling basis until September 1, 2019.

For questions, contact LatinosLivingHealthy@lulac.org.
For more information on this stipend opportunity please visit, www.lulac.org/salud/opportunities.


AT&T Access

AT&T Access offers low-cost wireline home internet service to low-income families in order to provide access to many families that cannot afford expensive services. To qualify for AT&T access, families must provide verification of their participation in the SNAP program.

LULAC looks to connect families to this opportunity through its network of councils and partners. Partners and councils are able to apply for microgrants that will allow them to feature AT&T Access information at community events and meetings. The microgrants will offer up to $500 per event, depending on the amount of reach the events will have.

The following requirements are needed to apply:

- Event must be held between October 1, 2019 and March 29, 2020
- Applications must be submitted at least 4 weeks prior to an event to qualify
- Event must reach at least 25 participants
- The majority of event participants must be 18+
- AT&T Access informational materials must be explained and distributed (provided by LULAC)
- Event must be held in one of the 21 states outlined below

To submit your application, please CLICK HERE

Please ensure to email Sandra Caraveo, National Programs Manager at Scaraveo@lulac.org @LULAC.org and Melissa Cossio, Program Coordinator at MCossio@LULAC.org to ensure your application has been received.

Ford Driving Dreams

RFP's for the 2020-2022 cycle coming November 2019

The Ford Driving Dreams Grants program is awarding $20,000 seed grants to LULAC councils to address Latino graduation rates in their communities. We invite LULAC councils across the country and Puerto Rico to apply for this esteemed two year grant totaling $20,000.

For more information please visit, www.lulac.org/ford.


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