Grant Cycle

While statewide funding opportunities are available year-round, a grant cycle opens each winter for nonprofits serving Yavapai County.

Timeline for 2023

The annual competitive grant cycle for ACF of Yavapai County is now closed. For more information, contact Regional Philanthropic Advisor Sheri Denny. To see statewide grant opportunities available, visit our grant opportunities page.


January 10, 12, & 17: Grant application workshops take place to prepare organizations for applying. Workshop attendance is mandatory in order to apply. 

January 30: Grant application opens. Download grant guidelines.

February 24: Grant application closes.


March & April: Applications are reviewed.

May: Advisory board makes final funding recommendations. Grant award and decline notifications are sent out.


August: Joy of Giving Awards Luncheon takes place in Prescott to celebrate grantees.