Outreach Grants

The City of Bowie offers funding, through the Community Outreach Committee (COC), for individuals and organizations that have plans to implement a program that will help meet the needs of City of Bowie residents.

Grants are awarded for projects or programs in areas such as social service, youth, senior citizens, and/or mental health issues that offer assistance to or address the needs of Bowie residents. The maximum amount that will be awarded for any grant is $5,000. Although applicants need not be City of Bowie residents, the grant program for which they are seeking funds must directly benefit City residents.

Grant Recipients for  2017-2018 are:



Press Release

Grant applications are traditionally accepted during late spring/early summer.  A sample of this past year’s Grant application package can be viewed at the link below. The Grant process is closed for the 2017-18.

Sample Application

 Past Grant Recipients
 2016-2017
 2015-2016
 2014-2015
 2013-2014