New Mexico Oil & Gas Association: Brighter Future FundDeadline: December 2, 2019
The New Mexico Oil & Gas Association (NMOGA) is a statewide coalition of oil and natural gas stakeholders, individuals, and companies dedicated to promoting the safe and environmentally responsible development of New Mexico’s oil and natural gas resources.
NMOGA has partnered with the Albuquerque Community Foundation (ACF) on a statewide grant program to ensure philanthropic funds are invested strategically in communities throughout New Mexico. The partnership is expected to grow to include future regional and statewide grant opportunities. Grants are intended to be wide-ranging and may touch on: education, economic opportunity, and hunger. Of importance will be to show how the proposed program connects to addressing broader issues within your local community.
Amount: $200,000 will be available annually ($50,000 awarded quarterly) with grants ranging from $5,000-$10,000.
Eligibility: Organizations must be:
- Exempt from U.S. federal income tax pursuant to section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and classified as a public charity under section 509(a)(1) or section 509(a)(2) of the Code; and/or
- An educational institution or governmental entity;
- Located anywhere in the United States, however a local partner supporting New Mexico is required
Note: The application opens on November 1, 2019. Detailed grant criteria and requirements is expected to be posted before October 31, 2019.