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Deadline: Thursday, September 14, 2023, at 5 pm

Caring for Colorado’s statewide grant application for funding in Public Policy Advocacy is now open! 

Application Process and Deadline

Caring for Colorado’s application process is divided into two parts. Part 1 offers organizations the opportunity to provide a brief overview of the proposed work and demonstrate alignment with Caring for Colorado’s Public Policy Advocacy funding areas. Part 1 applications are due Thursday, September 14, 2023, at 5 pm.

Organizations invited by Caring for Colorado to move forward in the process will be required to submit the Part 2 application via an online portal on Thursday, October 26, 2023, at 5 pm.

We have several resources available to help you determine alignment with our Public Policy Advocacy focus area and complete the Part 1 application. We encourage applicants to view our recorded general informational webinar here.

For more information about the process and focus area: 

Our statewide philanthropy staff leads will host a live Q&A webinar on Thursday, August 10 at noon. Register here for the Live Q&A.

Contact us!

For general information about the application process or for general questions about eligibility, please contact our grants team at

Our Statewide Philanthropy Lead for Public Policy Advocacy, Steph Perez-Carrillo, will hold limited office hours for organizations that have specific questions not addressed in the webinar. Schedule a 20-minute virtual visit with Steph here.