Emergency Government Grant Funding for Nonprofits

Winning a federal grant has the potential to transform an organization's capacity to fulfill its mission. But the process is competitive, time consuming, and often complicated. We have compiled the following tips and resources based on our track record and experience helping nonprofits win millions of dollars in federal funding and other government grants.

Federal Emergency Grant Opportunities

Our team is closely monitoring federal funding agencies and updating a listing of emergency federal grant opportunities as they are announced. Visit this page frequently, as we are adding to it every day. 

Infographic - Emergency federal CARES Act grants for arts and culture organizations

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The CARES Act passed in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak has designated billions of dollars to federal agencies to be made quickly available in the form of competitive grants to organizations that span the nonprofit sector. This Guide to Federal Grants During Crisis includes detailed information and advice to help organizations compete successfully for emergency federal grants:

  • What to Know About Emergency Federal Grants
  • How to Prepare to Apply for Emergency Federal Grants
  • Why to Communicate Directly with Federal Funding Agencies
  • Other Sources of Emergency Grants

How we can help:

With our help, our clients have achieved an 89% government grants success rate in the past few years alone.


Prospect Research

Through our in-depth grant prospect research process, we will find federal, state, and local government grant opportunities, evaluate the guidelines against your requirements, and recommend those your organization is most competitive to win.


Federal grant writing

Our team has managed many hundreds of competitive grant applications to federal, state, and local government funding agencies. We will expertly manage every step of the government grant application process for your organization, from the starting point to submission.



Help your staff learn what it takes to plan grant fundable projects and prepare winning government grant applications. We have developed interactive, skill-based trainings for universities, museums, and other major institutions. Contact us to design and deliver a web-based or live training for your team.


Grant Application Review

Having an experienced grants professional review your draft government grant application can make the difference between being rejected and winning the grant. We will review your draft grant application against the RFP guidelines and provide edits and revisions before you submit.

Explore how we can help you secure government grants.

Highlights of major government grant awards we’ve helped our clients secure:

Federal Grant Wins for Grant Writing Landing Page

A federal grant can be daunting. Depending on Grants Plus took the pressure off our staff and helped us be successful.

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