The City of Bowie offers funding, through the Community Outreach Committee (COC), for individuals and organizations that have plans to implement a program that will help meet the needs of City of Bowie residents.
Grants are awarded for projects or programs in areas such as social service, youth, senior citizens, and/or mental health issues that offer assistance to or address the needs of Bowie residents. The maximum amount that will be awarded for any grant is $5,000. Although applicants need not be City of Bowie residents, the grant program for which they are seeking funds must directly benefit City residents.
The application deadline for the 2019-2020 period has closed. Grant recipients for this year will be posted soon.
2019-2020 Grant Application Even thought the deadline has passed, the application form remains here as a sample to those who might want to consider applying next year.
Grants were awarded to the following programs for 2018-2019:
"Take Charge Pride Basketball Program"- Learning leadership and values through basketball
"Morganizing for Change" - Promoting community service and philanthropy in kids 5-10
"Don't Fall for Anything"- Fall Prevention for seniors