Current Funding Opportunities

Fiscal Year 2020-2021 Funding Cycle

The United Way of Oxford-Lafayette County (UWOLC) funds programs that advance health, education, and financial stability as well as meet basic needs within the Lafayette-Oxford-University (LOU) community. Application materials associated with the UWOLC's Fiscal Year (FY) 2020-2021 funding cycle are listed below.

Call for Proposals & Community Investment Policies & Procedures: PDF

Agency Applicants (Two-Stage Process)

Primary Fiscal Agent Pre-Application: Word Document (Due 3/4/20)
Program Grant Application: Word Document (Due 4/1/20)

Community Coalition Applicants (LOU Reads Coalition)

Community Coalition Grant Application: Word Document (Due 4/1/20)

Nonprofit organizations, public entities, and community coalitions fulfilling the UWOLC's eligibility criteria may apply for funding. Agency applicants must submit the required Primary Fiscal Agent Pre-Application by March 4, 2020, and a Program Grant Application by April 1, 2020. Any community coalition administered by the UWOLC seeking funds must submit a Community Coalition Grant Application by April 1, 2020. Applications must be received via email in PDF form by 5:00 p.m. on the due dates in order to receive consideration.

Applicants are encouraged to attend an Application Workshop on February 18, 2020, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce. Please direct any questions regarding the aforementioned call for proposals to the UWOLC's Executive Director, Kurt Brummett, via email at