Current Funding Opportunities

Fiscal Year 2021-2022 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 3/1/21)
Program Grant Application: Word Document (Due 4/1/21)

Community Coalition Applicants (LOU Reads Coalition)

Community Coalition Grant Application: Word Document (Due 4/1/21)

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 1, 2021, and a Program Grant Application by April 1, 2021. Any community coalition administered by the UWOLC seeking funds must submit a Community Coalition Grant Application by April 1, 2021. 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 via Zoom on February 16, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Those interested in participating should email Kurt Brummett at to request the Zoom meeting information.

Please direct any questions regarding the aforementioned call for proposals to the UWOLC's Executive Director, Kurt Brummett, via email at

FY 2021-2022 Applicant Workshop (February 16, 2021)

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