Return to National Venture Fund CIC National Venture Fund (NVF) Grant Application

Instructions for Completing the Form:
  1. Sign in.
    For proper tracking and for security reasons, accessing the distribution form requires authentication. To view the form, please use the Sign In link at the top of the page to sign in with your username (email address) and CIC password.

  2. Prepare attachments.
    Please be prepared to submit a single package consisting of the following:
    1. NVF proposal package (consisting of project title, project timeline, project goal, rationale, personnel, operational plan, outcomes, and letters of support) and
    2. budget using the template provided with the request for proposals.

  3. Complete form.
    Attach your application package, complete the form fields, and click submit.
If you have questions about the grant application, please contact Carol Schuler, vice president for State Council programs, at or (202) 466-7230.

Application Deadline: January 17, 2020