Apply Now! 2018-2019 AmeriCorps*Texas Formula Funding Opportunity
11 JAN 2018

OneStar Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 AmeriCorps State Formula Funding Opportunity!  Selected organizations will receive grants to support AmeriCorps member positions that will help meet critical needs in the State of Texas in one of six key Focus Areas:

  • Disaster Services
  • Economic Opportunity
  • Education
  • Environmental Stewardship
  • Healthy Futures
  • Veterans and Military Families

Click to view the Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) and Application Instructions.
Below are important deadlines to note:


Required Notice of Intent Form Due
2018-2019 Notice of Intent to Apply Form
March 7, 2018
10:59:59 PM Central
Failure to submit a Notice of Intent Form will render an applicant ineligible to apply or submit a full application proposal.


Application Due
March 29, 2018
10:59:59 PM Central
Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.
Note: Funding under this opportunity will be awarded to organizations that place AmeriCorps members in service solely within Texas. Organizations wishing to place AmeriCorps members in more than one state must apply directly to the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) as an AmeriCorps National program here


Sign up today for an Informational Webinar to learn more!

OneStar will host informational webinar sessions for this Funding Opportunity covering a variety of introductory information related to managing an AmeriCorps program and grant. A copy of each session’s presentation will be available on our website (click here) at the conclusion of the session as well as the audio recording. Time will be allotted at the end of each session for participant questions. Attendance on the calls is encouraged but not required to submit an application. You must pre-register to attend the webinar(s) of your choice by clicking on the date/time below:

  • AmeriCorps 101 Informational Session 
  • AmeriCorps Program Design Informational Session
  • AmeriCorps Budget Informational Session
  • AmeriCorps Performance Measurement Informational Session
  • AmeriCorps Open Forum Session #1
  • AmeriCorps Open Forum Session #2


All communication relating to this Funding Opportunity must be directed to:
Elisa Gleeson
Senior Grants Management Specialist
OneStar Foundation

Email: elisa@onestarfoundation.org
Phone: 512-287-2029
Availability: Phone consultations available by appointment only. Email Elisa to schedule.

All emails and phone calls will be returned within a reasonable amount of time. Applicants are encouraged to submit their questions well in advance of the application deadline as OneStar is not obligated to respond to questions that are received 48 hours prior to the due date.