2017 Grant for Good Application Deadline: December 2, 2016. Finalists will receive a request for an in-person interview by mid-December.

Firebelly is all about collaboration, so when you receive a Grant for Good, you can expect to be deeply involved in the process. We’ll work closely to brainstorm and develop ideas, and we’ll create a schedule together that outlines regular meetings and deadlines for deliverables.

Get a sense for how the project works over the course of the year:

December 2

Application Deadline

Mid- / Late December

Finalists Notified

Early January

Finalist interviews at Firebelly

Mid- / Late January

Recipient announced; project begins

  • Kickoff meeting: get to know organization, audience, goals, needs
  • Asset sharing: logos, website analytics, marketing collateral, etc.
  • Research and analysis, brainstorming

January-December

Project strategy, design + execution

  • Creative brief presentation: project blueprint
  • Timeline + meeting schedule: deadlines + regular check-ins
  • Strategy, content development, design development, website development, etc

Summary of Timeline

Each year, application submissions are due in early December. Finalists are notified for in-person interviews in mid-December. The selection of the grant recipient is made by mid-January, with a late January to early February kickoff. The grant runs through the end of the year, culminating in completion of work by mid- to late December.