2019 - 2020 AmeriCorps Kansas Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)

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2019-2020 AmeriCorps Notice of Funding Opportunity (PDF)

Performance Measure Instructions (DOCX)

Organizational Capacity Survey (DOCX)

Performance Measures Template (DOCX)

Logic Model Template (DOCX)

AmeriCorps Kansas Budget Worksheet (XLSX) 

2019-2020 Grant Narrative Template (DOCX)

Top Ten Sources of Match (DOCX)

Budget Checklist (DOCX)


2019-2020 AmeriCorps Timeline

Date and Time (if applicable)


October 12, 2018

Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) Released

October 23 - November 13, 2018 (Each Tuesday at 10:00AM CST)

 Technical assistance webinars: AmeriCorps 101 & NOFO overview, Program Design, Performance Measures, and Budget Overview. (webinars will be recorded and uploaded to KVC's website)

January 11, 2019

Initial grant applications due to KVC

January 14, 2019 - February 1, 2019

KVC staff reviews initial applications

February 4 - 22, 2019

Application revision period

February 22, 2019 

Final applications with revisions due to KVC

April 1, 2019

CNCS competitive grant award notification

April 5, 2019

Applicants receive clarification questions

April 19, 2019

Responses to the clarification questions due to KVC

May 7, 2019

KVC Votes on AmeriCorps portfolio

May 21, 2019

Tenative AmeriCorps grant award notifications

June 11, 2019

Kansas State Board of Education votes on AmeriCorps portfolio

June 18, 2019

KVC offical AmeriCorps grant award notifications 

July 9 & 10, 2019

Mandatory AmeriCorps subgrantee program director training

August 1 or September 1, 2019

Program start date


Technical Assistance

Kansas Volunteer Commission

KVC will host a number of webinars related to AmeriCorps. We encourage all potential applicants to participate in the relevant KVC technical assistance webinars. Registration is not required for these sessions.

AmeriCorps Topic

Webinar Date & Time

AmeriCorps 101 & NOFO Overview

Webinar recording available here!

Program Design Overview

Webinar recording available here!

Click here to watch the Evidence Continuum video from CNCS

Performance Measures Overview

Webinar recording avilable here!

Budget  Overview

Webinar recording avilable here!