To receive a competitive application, you must submit a Letter of Intent. We accept Letters of Intent on a rolling basis but must receive them no later than one month prior to your target grant round deadline. To submit a Letter of Intent, send your answers to the following questions (one to two paragraphs each) to HC_SHF@state.co.us or complete this Google Form.
Provide your contact information. Include name, phone number, and email address.
Identify the grant applicant's tax status (non-profit or government/public entity) and the property owner's tax status.
In what county is your resource/project located?
Describe the resource(s) that is the focus of your project. (100 words or less)
What is the designation level of the resource? (Local, State, National, Not Applicable, or Unsure/Unknown)
In brief words or phrases, list your anticipated tasks (Scope of Work). Such as:
Rehabilitate Windows and Doors
Design, Produce, and Install Interpretative Sign
Will your grant request be more or less than $50,000?
Our staff will review the information within one business week and let you know if your project receives a green, yellow, or red light.
Green projects can proceed. You will receive a link to the competitive grant application.
Yellow projects meet with our staff to clarify project components. Staff will provide a green or red light following additional information.
Red projects do not align with our grant program’s requirements.
Non-competitive grants do not require a Letter of Intent. Start a new non-competitive application below