Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs Accepting Grant Applications for Nonprofits Helping Veterans

Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (WDVA) Secretary John A. Scocos announced the Department will begin accepting applications for grants up to $25,000 from registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations that provide financial assistance or other services to Wisconsin veterans and their families. Nonprofits interested in applying for this one-time grant opportunity must submit their completed applications by Oct. 31, 2016.

“The veterans community is best served when all veterans organizations work together to provide the best possible services to veterans and their families,” Secretary Scocos said. “We look forward to again partnering with organizations that ensure that our nation’s heroes have access to the services they need.”

The Nonprofit Grant program includes a maximum total of $250,000 during the period of July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017. Application materials for this grant are available online at


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