Applying for a Grant

Congresswoman Sanchez works diligently to identify funding opportunities for organizations in her district. Below are several links to organizations that administer or assist in obtaining grant funding.  For more information on applying for a grant, please contact her office in Garden Grove at (714) 621-0102.

To sign up for Congresswoman Sanchez’s Grants Newsletter email

Most Recent Grants Workshop:

Please click the links below to download our Federal Grants Workshops presentations.

Combined Federal Campaign

Corporation for National & Community Service        

National Endowment for the Arts

National Endowment for the Humanities   

Bureau of Reclamation                 



Additional Resources:

  Catalog Of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA)
Financial and non-financial assistance programs administered by departments and establishments of the Federal government.

The Federal Register
Provides a uniform system for making public regulations and legal notices issued by Federal agencies available to the public. The Federal Register is also available at most education and public libraries.

Today's Federal Register And Archives (Grantsmanship Center)
Today's Federal Register, gives current day's grants announcements, department and agency announcements of grant application review meetings, grant awards, deadlines, requests for comments on agency procedures, new rule reminders, and special events. The Federal Register Archives section includes grant announcements going back one year: search by keyword/subject "AND 2001" for notices updating the latest Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance.

U.S. House Of Representatives Federal Funds Expre$$
These listed sites are recommended sources of information for researching grants, procurement, and other resources on the Internet.

The Foundation Center
The Foundation Center is an independent, non-profit information clearinghouse established in 1956. The Center's mission is to foster public understanding of the foundation field by collecting, organizing, analyzing and disseminating information on foundations, corporate giving and related subjects.

Developing And Writing Grant Proposals
This document describes major components of the written grant proposal and gives basic guidelines for developing, organizing and writing the proposal.

Starting A NonProfit
Links to sites with advice and information about starting a nonprofit organization.

Resources For NonProfits
Internet-related tools and resources your nonprofit organization can use for day-to-day operations.

Foundations And Corporate Grantmakers
The Foundation Center
Council On Foundations

Scholarship information
FinAid: The Financial Aid Information Page
International Research And Exchange

Elements Of A Grant Proposal
Proposal Writing: A Short Course

Training Opportunities
APRA (Association For Professional Researchers For Advancement)
The Chronicle Of Philanthropy
The Grantsmanship Center
AFP (Association Of Fundraising Professionals)

Information On Non-Profit Organizations
General information:
The National Council Of Nonprofit Associations

Financial And IRS Information:
Internal Revenue Service

Major Periodicals
Chronicle Of Philanthropy
Foundation News And Commentary
The NonProfit Times
Philanthropy News Digest

Non-Profit Online News
Internet NonProfit Center