2018-19 Senior Community Center Grants
The Pennsylvania Department of Aging is announcing $2 million in new grant funding opportunities for Pennsylvania's Senior Community Centers in year 2018-2019. Grant funding opportunities are intended for enhancements that increase participation and programming, attract a new generation of older adults, and enable senior community centers to provide a safe and healthy environment for participants.
The grant application period opened October 15, 2018. Applications must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on November 30, 2018.
This funding opportunity is only open to Pennsylvania senior community centers that are affiliated with an Area Agency on Aging. You may request a waiver of these eligibility criteria by submitting a waiver request form. To access this form, please contact the Department of Aging by email at SCCgrants@pa.gov.
NOTE: Grant application deadlines still apply to those requesting a waiver. Application submission instructions are found here: 2018-19 SCC Grant Application Submission Instructions
Find answers to frequently asked questions about the grant process here: FAQ
Click on the links below to download the required grant application documents:
Grant applications may only be submitted electronically by email. Submit all application materials in one email to SCCgrants@pa.gov.
If you are unable to submit your application through email, contact the Department using the contact information below to make alternative arrangements.
For questions, please email SCCgrants@pa.gov, or call the Senior Center Grant Program Administrator at 717-772-2551.