SHF Competitive Application

Please read the instructions and best practices below for tips on how to complete the application form.  If you have a slower internet connection, please be patient when filling out the application fields, navigating between application tabs, and uploading documents.

Important Dates:

  • April 2, 2018, 11:59 p.m. — All competitive applications due.  No exceptions.
  • June 1, 2018 — Award announcement for competitive grants for $35,000 or less
  • August 1, 2018 — Award announcement for competitive grants $35,001 to $200,000

Click here to access online application form.

Use our Grants Application Guide to review project types, application requirements and tips, and important aspects of the grant management should you receive an award. Revised 2017.

Download the REQUIRED State of Colorado Substitute W-9 (PDF).  Please Note: this is the ONLY version we accept.

Scope of Work and Budget Forms

Technical Instructions