Applications for the 2016 Johns Hopkins Neighborhood Fund are due Feb. 17

The Johns Hopkins Neighborhood Fund grant applications are due by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 17. If you are affiliated with an organization within a three-quarter mile radius of any Johns Hopkins campus that provides services focusing on community revitalization, education, employment, health, and/or public safety, you can sponsor their grant application.

Last year, the Johns Hopkins Neighborhood Fund was proud to award 17 grants, and overall, the program has awarded 137 grants since its inception in 2007. If you are connected to an organization that may be interested in applying for funding, and you, as a Johns Hopkins employee, retiree, or student, would like to sponsor their application, direct them to the Johns Hopkins Neighborhood Fund page of the Work, Life and Engagement website for this year's grant application, a list of frequently asked questions, and grant writing tips.