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Qualifications and Selection Criteria for Community Grants

Projects should meet more than one of the following criteria to be considered outstanding in the eyes of the committee:

  • Organized (and executed) by Cambridge/ Boston school or 501c3 nonprofit organization
  • Benefits or serves the Cambridge/Boston community
  • Demonstrates the lasting impact for the community at the end of the project and beyond the project timeframe

Preference will be given to proposals that meet one or more of the following:

  • Build or positively impact the Boston/Cambridge communities
  • Promote good citizenship and humanitarian efforts
  • Present innovative and entrepreneurial, yet practical and achievable projects

The COOP Gives Grant Program is not able to fund requests for:
  • Student Government Organizations
  • Activities or events that have already occurred
  • Travel
  • Scholarships
  • Registration fees to attend conferences
  • Technology or equipment for one-time use
  • Events in support of partisan/political causes
  • Compensation (e.g., speaker fees, honoraria, salaries, payment for services, etc.)

Coop Grants are not intended for specific marketing support such as advertising, sponsorship, or in-kind donations. To request this type of support, please contact

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