Mini Grants



Mini grants will be awarded to municipalities and non-profit organizations in SWCAA’s region. Community collaboration is encouraged for one time awards for a maximum amount of $10,000.

Services must be provided to Caregivers. Eligible services are listed in the Mini Grant Budget Worksheet (link below).

The project period is January 1, 2019-September 30, 2019. Services may be provided for any portion of the project period.

Mini grant awardees shall submit monthly Management Information Services (MIS) reports and invoices for services provided during the previous month. Payment for services rendered will be paid monthly.

Ideas for Providing Caregiver Services

These mini grants are meant to have your community think creatively on how to assist caregivers. Do you have an idea? Unsure if your idea meets the criteria? Please contact Gretchen James at 203-814-3620.

Please see some creative examples below:


How to Apply

Please complete the Mini Grant Application and Budget Worksheet (link below) and submit them to the SWCAA Grants Manager Gretchen James.

If You Are a New Grantee

Please submit the following documents as outlined in the Application:


Application Deadline

12:00 pm noon on December 14, 2018.
Mini Grant Application
Mini Grant Budget Worksheet
Standard Assurances

For more information, contact Gretchen James Grants Manager
Southwestern CT Agency on Aging