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Funding for Local Impact Nonprofit Programs

Mar 28, 2024 at 12:07 am by Amanda Lai

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Grant Opportunity: NBCUniversal is now accepting proposals for their Local Impact Grants program. This program provides funding to nonprofits in select locations for operational support. Applications are accepting in one of the following focus areas:

  • Youth Education and Empowerment programs that equip youth with the skills and tools they need to succeed

  • Next Generation Storytellers programs that promote access and develop pathways for emerging and youth talent from underrepresented communities to explore careers in arts, news, sports and entertainment.

  • Community Engagement programs that enable individuals to engage and volunteer in their communities.

Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations and fiscally sponsored organizations in at least one of the above grant focus areas are eligible to apply. In addition, applicants must have total annual expenses between $100,000 and $1,000,000 as well as be located in one of the 11 NBC and Telemundo-owned television markets listed here.

Grant Amount and Grant Period: Grant awards will not exceed more than 30% of the total annual expenses.

Application Deadline: April 19th, 2024

For more information:  Click here for information on the Aim High Grant Program and to apply.

Brockport Research Institute is a NYS certified woman-owned business enterprise that provides grant-writing, evaluation, project management, and professional learning services.  If you or your organization are interested in this grant and want to know how Brockport Research Institute can help, please reach out to us at or 1585-431-3416. Brockport Research Institute is not affiliated with this grant program or NBCUniversal.