The Richmond-ECIA Grant Program Request for Application (RFA) for Fiscal Year(FY) 21-22 is now closed. The deadline to submit an application and all relevant attachments was Friday, February 5, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. In our efforts to improve efficiencies and minimize risks related to COVID-19, applications were accepted electronically.
The Richmond – ECIA Competitive Grant Program is funded through the Chevron Modernization Project Environmental and Community Investment Agreement (ECIA) that was entered into between the City of Richmond and Chevron. Beginning from Fiscal Year 2016-2017, funding will be available over the next 10 years to fund programs that support community, youth and youth sports. Grants will be awarded on an annual basis and awards will range from $5,000 to $50,000. Non-profit organizations that provide services focused on community, youth, and youth sports services to Richmond residents are all eligible. Non-profits must have 501(c)(3) tax status or plan to use a fiscal sponsor that has 501(c)(3) tax status.