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Frequently asked questions
How much funding is the grant award?
Typically $5,000 per award.
How many grants are awarded?
Depending on the annual budget, the amount of awards may change. An average of three to five grants have been typically awarded in the past.
When may past grantees of AMF re-apply?
Awarded Grantees may re-apply every three years, e.g. if awarded in the 2015-2016 cycle, the earliest a past grantee may reapply again would be the 2018-2019 cycle.
Who cannot apply?
What type of funding do you provide?
Unrestricted general operating support. Grant funds can be used for any purpose determined by the grantee.
What are the eligibility requirements?
Organizations must be based and serve in the Greater Philadelphia Region, which includes southeastern Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey, and northern Delaware. Applicants must either be a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization or utilize a fiscal sponsor if unincorporated. Organizations must be Asian-led and/or Asian-serving.
What is the timeline?
Applications are reviewed by the AMF Executive Committee in January and voting between voting members typically begin in March and grantees are notified in April.