Winning Grant Proposal Contest 2017 Winners


These award-winning proposals feature a compelling narrative; a strong, workable plan ready to implement; and a succinct, complete, and engaging executive summary. There were 88 proposals submitted into the 2017 contest to be reviewed. We had 66 reviewers who worked hard to review their group's proposals. Thank you to everyone who submitted and reviewed - we couldn't have done it without you!

Grand prize winners:

  • Government Category
    Scott Fitzpatrick for the New Hampshire Catholic Charities

  • Private/Non-Government Category
    Jeff Bauknecht for The Museum of Flight

Runners-Up and Honorable Mentions:

Government Category
  • 2nd Place - Linda Yates for Sts. Joachim and Ann Care Service
  • 3rd Place - Kim Johnson for Friends of Bellevue, Inc.
  • Russell Heath for Downeast Salmon Federation
  • Bruce Kieler for Wharton County Junior College

Private/Non-Government Category
  • 2nd Place - Annie Chavez for Catholic Charities of Central Texas
  • 3rd Place - Timothy Delaney for Portland Children's Museum
  • Kate Taylor for Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue
  • Lesley Gulledge for Humane Society of Utah
  • Lori Baker for Alexander Leigh Center for Autism
  • Bette Poppen for Girl Scouts - Dakota Horizons

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