Savannah Downtown Neighborhood Association 2018 Grant Application

Successful applications will present proposals relevant to one of the following:
(Each applicant must identify one of these categories as the primary basis for its proposal.)
• Beautification / Improvements in the Downtown Area
• Arts and Cultural Life
• Youth Development
• Humanitarian Causes

The application consists of an online written description of the project intended for funding. The following points should be addressed:

• Timeline of project: Is this a new or continuing activity?
• How much is requested and how will funds be used? Be specific.
• How will this project impact the greater downtown area?
• List of any other grants received by the organization in 2016 and 2017, and the objectives achieved.
• Submitted by President/CEO/Director for organization.

Questions may be directed in writing to or P.O. Box 9416 • Savannah, GA 31412

Applicants wishing to email or mail a proposal separately may do so. Please forward to or mail to P.O. Box 9416, Savannah, GA 31412. 



* 1. Organization Applying for Grant

* 2. Has your organization been the recipient of a DNA Community Grant in the past? (Click here to view previous Grant recipients)

* 3. DNA requires Grants to be used in one of four categories. Please select one:

* 4. Will the Grant be used for a New or Continuing Project?

* 5. Project Description:

* 6. Timeline of the Project:

* 7. Approximate Project Cost

* 8. Amount of Grant Money Requested from the Downtown Neighborhood Association

* 9. How will the Grant from the Downtown Neighborhood Association be used? Be specific.

* 10. How will this project improve the greater downtown area?

* 11. Please provide a list of grants your organization received in 2016 and 2017 (DNA grants and/or others):

* 12. As you know, the Downtown Neighborhood Association is an all volunteer run organization. Funds for community grants are made possible through our signature annual fundraising event, the Holiday Tour of Homes. Hosting an event of this size is an enormous undertaking and volunteer participation is imperative to our success.

Our next Holiday Tour of Homes will take place on Saturday, December 8, 2018. Please indicate below how you or your organization would assist our volunteer efforts related to the Holiday Tour of Homes.  Select all that apply.

Applications will be reviewed by the Downtown Neighborhood Association's Board of Directors. 

Grants will be awarded to selected recipients
at the Downtown Neighborhood Association's Annual Meeting
and Spring Picnic at the Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum
on Tuesday, May 9, 2018 at 5:30 pm.

All Applicants will be contacted via email
in late April regarding the status of their application.