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We are now accepting applications for the 2020 Nancie Payne Grant Fund. The deadline to apply is October 31st.

Eligibility to Apply:  All active LDA state affiliates,  local chapters, or individual members of LDA are eligible to apply for grant funding once every twelve (12) months. Funding must be used for a project or program that will help adults with learning disabilities.  

Amount of Grant Funding:  Grant awards will range from $500 – $1,000 per grant cycle.

Application Period:  Grant applications should be submitted no later than October 31.  No application received after October 31 will be considered.  

Award Notification:  Grantees will be notified not later than November 30 of whether their proposal has been selected for funding.

Grant Funding Period:  All grant funding must be used within 12 months of receipt of funds or be returned to LDA.

Reporting:  A final report on the funded project is due no later than October 31 in the year following the grant award.   A final report form will be provided to grantees upon notification of the grant award.  All funds expended must have corresponding receipts or record of payments that should be submitted with the final report.

Please use the attached application to apply for grant funds, and submit to Stephanie Fedro-Byrom at LDA’s National Office sfedro@ldaamerica.org. The Adult Topics Committee will review all applications submitted.

Any questions about the application or application process should be directed to Candace Joles at candacejoleslda@gmail.com  or Mary Koenig at mjkoenig@ma.rr.com .