JOLI Funding Eligibility
Grant awards will not allow reimbursement of pre-award costs.
Fundraising is not an allowable cost under this program.
Construction and purchase of real property are not allowable activities or expenditures under this grant award.
OCS will not fund any project where the role of the applicant is primarily to serve as a conduit for funds to organizations other than the applicant. The applicant must have a substantive role in the implementation of the project for which funding is requested. This prohibition does not bar the making of sub-grants or sub-contracting for specific services or activities needed to conduct the project.
OCS will not provide funding to a previously funded grantee to carry out the same project in the same geographic area.