FCIDD accepts grant requests in partnership with Chesapeake Footprint Civitan Clubs of 501 c3 organizations supporting children/adults who are intellectually and/or developmentally disabled. Research is funded solely through annual gifts to the Civitan International Research Center (CIRC) in Birmingham, Alabama. Each year, a research project and scientist from CIRC's cadre of scientists is selected as a McNulty Scientist at CIRC.
Applications by IRS approved 501 c 3 mission-appropriate organizations must be submitted in partnership with a local Chesapeake Footprint Civitan Club, which are listed below.
All documentation and requirements on grant application must be met in order for consideration by the grants committee.
Grant Submission dates are March 1, July 1, and October 1, 2023 by 5:00 p.m.
Locate and Partner with local Civitan Club in the Chesapeake Footprint, see below.
Chesapeake Footprint Civitan Clubs Eligible to Partner with YOUR 501 ©3 I/DD organization
Charles County/Waldorf, Maryland
Greater Silver Spring, Maryland
Capitol Region/Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Chambersburg Area, Pennsylvania
Waynesboro Area, Pennsylvania
Thomas Jefferson/Charlottesville, Virginia
Hopewell/Prince George, Virginia
Northern Shenandoah Valley, Winchester, Virginia
Peninsula, Newport News, Virginia
Smith Mountain Lake, Moneta, Virginia
Berkshires, Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Martinsburg, West Virginia
Complete application and provide all documentation requested electronically
Ensure sign-off by all necessary signatures (club and org) before submitting no later than 5:00 p.m. on the date due.
All grant applications must come through your local Civitan Club.
To apply for grants, please review and submit these forms:
New Member Grant Process and Application:
If you have any questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org