The City of Berea has appropriated funds to provide grant-based funding for community projects that provide services not currently provided by the City of Berea and which improves the quality of life for citizens of Berea. Any funds awarded must be spent exclusively within the Berea City limits.
Guidelines: Applications must be submitted to the City Clerk, 212 Chestnut Street, Berea, Kentucky 40403 on or before the deadline of August 21, 2019.
All grant awards will be decided at a Special Called Meeting of the Berea City Council.
The City Council and Mayor may contact applicants with questions.
Grant funds awarded must be used prior to the end of the fiscal year in which it was awarded (June 30th) and cannot be used for expenditures that will be incurred in the subsequent fiscal year.
The disbursement of funds will occur after an application is approved and a signed contract is received. The signatory should be the Executive Director or Project Manager.
Grant awards may not exceed $5,000.00.
Grant award recipients must agree to place the City of Berea logo on all printed and promotional material.
Applicants cannot be awarded grants from both the General Fund and Tourism fund in the same fiscal year.
Click the following for the application.