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AmeriCorps Grant Information

KCCVS Grant Application Resources

2014-15 AmeriCorps Grant Information


Oct. 28, 2013: Request for Proposals opens

Nov. 1, 2013: Email intend to apply to KCCVS Program Officer

Nov. 27, 2013 (close of business): Applications due to KCCVS

Nov. 28-Dec. 2, 2013: KCCVS staff review

Dec. 3, 2013: Panel review

Dec. 4, 2013: Program committee recommendations

Dec. 4, 2013: Commission approval

Dec. 18, 2013: Application revisions

Jan. 6, 2014: Commission submission

May 2014: CNCS announcement of competitive grant awards

eGrants Prime IDs

Operational Formula: 14AC158633

Fixed Formula: 14ES158632

Operational Competitive: 14AC155470

Fixed Competitive: 14ES155473

Grant Funding Announcement

Letter from Director of AmeriCorps Aug. 30, 2013

2014 AmeriCorps Notice of Funding Opportunity  (With changes shown)

Draft Revised Initial Announcement Nov. 7, 2013
Revisions Highlights:

  • The tier section has been updated and made clearer. 
  • The evidence based section has been revised to be more clear and transparent as to how CNCS will be awarding points for that section.
  • Two anticipated addendums have been incorporated into the current NOFO. 

AmeriCorps Application Instructions DRAFT

AmeriCorps 2014 Notice of Funding Opportunities FAQs

Additional Resources for AmeriCorps Grant Applicants

CNCS Performance Measures Instructions: AmeriCorps State and National 2014

AmeriCorps Performance Measures - National Service Knowledge Network



2014-15 Kentucky AmeriCorps Grant Scoring Tool (Revised Nov. 11, 2013)

Initial Consultation Form

Funding/Demographics - new section in eGrants applications

Logic Model Worksheet (Required document for a new or recompeting grant application)

Fiscal Assessment

Theories of Change and Evidence Based Programming Overview

Theory of Change

Evidence Based Programming

Evidence Based Programming: Case Study

National Performance Measurement Resources

AmeriCorps Grant FAQ

Is My Organization Ready? (Readiness Assessment)

AmeriCorps Performance Measure Module

eGrants Performance Measures tutorial

National Performance Measures and Focus Areas

KCCVS Programmatic and Fiscal Requirements

Suggestions for Writing an AmeriCorps Grant Application

AmeriCorps Grant Toolkit

Writing the Narrative for a Grant Proposal

Kentucky Beale Codes

KCCVS Grant Process

Overview of National Service

Suggestions for Writing an AmeriCorps Grant Application

Outside Resources


AmeriCorps State Grants

Funding is available for AmeriCorps programs with placements for 10 or more members.

Eligible applicants are nonprofit organizations with 501(C)3 status, educational institutions, local government entities and state agencies.


For more information

Contact KCCVS Program Officer Carrie Stith-Webster if you have any questions about Kentucky AmeriCorps grants.

(800) 239-7404 or
(502) 564-7420
Ext. 3842


Last Updated 6/27/2014
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