The Pennsylvania Department of Military and veterans Affairs (DMVA) has announced the availability of up to $550,000 in competitive grant funding from the Veterans’ Trust Fund (VTF). This amount consists of:
- Up to $400,000 in grants to veteran service organizations or 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations serving Pennsylvania veterans in the areas of homelessness, post-traumatic stress disorder, employment and workforce development initiatives or other innovative programs that address newly identified or unmet needs of veterans and their families.
- Up to $150,000 in grants to County Directors of Veterans Affairs or the Pennsylvania Association of County Directors of Veterans Affairs for initiatives that focus on veteran outreach, veterans’ Courts or other new and innovative programs that serve Pennsylvania veterans.
Applications must be received by 4 p.m. on February 5, 2016.
Anticipated announcement of grant awards is March 2016.