Baltimore, MD (April 17, 2018) The Maryland Higher Education Commission announced it has released a Request For Proposals (RFP) for the Maryland Higher Education Outreach and College Access Grant Program.
This grant will provide funds to college access focused nonprofits for statewide outreach efforts regarding college access and completion. These outreach efforts are to support and encourage low-income high school students to attend and complete college. The grant period is from June 18, 2018 to July 18, 2019.
The RFP is open to Maryland nonprofit organizations that have been in existence for five or more consecutive years and meet the following minimum criteria:
Nonprofit organizations are required to provide one-to-one matching funds equal to the funds requested. For example, if the total asking amount is $20,000 in grant funding, organizations are required to match with $20,000. Respondents should include the match amount in their proposal’s budget.
To download the application, go to http://www.mhec.maryland.gov/institutions_training/Pages/grants/heocap.aspx
The proposal due date for both electronic and hard copies is Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.
Submit Proposals to:
Office of Outreach and Grants Management
Maryland Higher Education Commission
6 North Liberty Street, 10th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21201
6 North Liberty Street, Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone: (410) 767-3300
Toll Free: (800) 974-0203 (If calling outside of the Baltimore City area)