HRC Grants in Aid

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2017-18 Grants-In-Aid Funding Cycle is NOW OPEN!  

Applications are due by 5:00pm on Wednesday, January 18, 2017!


The City's Grants in Aid (GIA) program provides financial support to non-profit organizations that promote the economic and social well-being of the citizens of San Luis Obispo.  

 Funding priorities include:

  • Homeless prevention including affordable and alternative housing, supportive services and transitional housing,
  • Hunger and malnutrition prevention,
  • Supportive physical and mental health services for those in need,
  • Services for seniors and/or people with disabilities in need,
  • Supportive and developmental services for children and youth in need.


2017-18 HRC Grants-In-Aid Application* (Word Document)

2017-18 HRC Grants-In-Aid Application* (fillable .pdf)

2017-18 Grants in Aid Timeline

*Submit a .pdf by e-mail as well as a hard copy.
Both versions should include the entire grant application, including attachments.


 For technical/information, please view the presentation linked below:

Technical/Informational Presentation

For other questions, contact Jenny Wiseman at or (805) 781-7010

Samples for Reference

Sample Contract
Sample Budget
Exhibit A (See Mid year and Year End Templates below)

Mid-Year Report Template
Year-End Report Template

HRC Bylaws