Application Timeline

  • 2019
    • October
      • Tue Oct 1: Strategic plans due to MBLC
    • November
      • Thu Nov 7: Board approves FY2021 grant round at their November meeting. Grant round is formally announced.
    • December
      • Sun Dec 1: FY2021 Action plans due to MBLC
      • Thu Dec 5: Letters of Intent due
  • 2020
    • January
      • Tue Jan 7: In person grantwriting workshop - Holyoke
      • Thu Jan 9: In person grantwriting workshop - Sudbury
      • Tue Jan 14: In person grantwriting workshop - Middleborough
    • February
      • Thu Feb 20: Draft grant application due
    • March
      • Tue Mar 24: Drafts returned with comments no later than this day
    • April
      • Tue Apr 7: Completed grant applications due
    • May
      • Tue May 6: SACL meets to evaluate grant applications
    • July
      • Thu Jul 9: Board formally approves grant awards
    • August
      • Varies: Contracts and other paperwork sent to grant recipients
    • October
      • Thu Oct 1: Grants begin