Q. When can we share with the world that we have received the grant?
A. The public announcement was made on April 7, 2022, at 10am Eastern time. We sent out a marketing kit (including a press release template) on April 6. If you didn't receive this kit, please email firstname.lastname@example.orgQ. When can I begin work on my project?
A. The period of performance for the grant begins on April 1, 2022.
Q. What should I need to do to receive grant funding?
A. We provide more detailed information in our orientation webinar, but pre-period of performance you should be:
- Setting up an account on Sam.gov (if you don’t already have one)
- Drafting a final project scope of work, including project milestones
- Drafting a final budget reflecting the grant amount you received
The project scope and budget will be reviewed and approved by National Trust Staff. Please do not include ineligible expenses in your budget. Download a budget form.Q. How do I know what expenses are eligible?
A. You can read a list of eligible expenses on our guidelines page here. Q. When will I get my first grant payment?
A. Payment for this grant program is on a reimbursable basis. Grant payments will be made within 45 days of receipt and approval of Quarterly Progress Reports and the Final report. Those reports will be submitted through the online grants system and will be due as follows:
||Report Due Date
||Payment Due Date
|Quarterly Report #1
|Quarterly Report #2
|Quarterly Report #3