The AmeriCorps Kansas Operational Grant is for organizations interested in operating an AmeriCorps program in Kansas. This grant DOES require matching funds. Applicants must request a minimum of three Member Service Years (MSY). 

Applicants have a choice between two due dates:

  • OPTIONAL: December 15, 2023: This is the due date for initial applications that desire a review by Kansas Volunteer Commission Staff. Applicants will have an opportunity to rewrite their applications after receiving feedback and will resubmit by January 31, 2024. 
  • January 31, 2024: Final applications due




2024-2025 AmeriCorps Kansas Operational NOFO

Operational Grant Cover Letter Worksheet

2024-2025 Budget Instructions

2024-2025 Operational Budget Worksheet

Performance Measures Worksheet

Performance Measure Instructions

Applicant Operational and Financial Management Survey (for New Organizations)

W9 - blank (for New Organizations)




AmeriCorps Kansas hosted a NOFO Informational Session on Friday, October 27, at 11:00 a.m. CST.

Here is the link to the recording: https://ksde.zoom.us/rec/share/S4wJU_GjRQNgjKCWNFmn-WqA3RHJ3fei-bPi6JanQLE1tod8hHma2L9Li3xLiwaN.zJ6c5TOCI7H5z70W?startTime=1698422531000


Contact americorps@ksde.org with any questions.




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Phone: (785) 368-7436

Email: volunteer@ksde.org

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