Nonprofit, 501(c ) organizations and municipal departments located in Newport County are eligible to apply.
The Rhode Island Foundation Newport County Fund is now accepting applications for competitive small grants. Grants range from $1,000 to $10,000 for nonprofit, 501(c ) organizations and municipal departments located in Newport County. According to their website, “Grants are awarded where a relatively small amount of money can be of strategic assistance to a nonprofit organization serving one or more of the six cities and towns of Newport County.” The grants are awarded in six areas: arts and culture, community development, education, environment, health and human services. View their website for more information on eligibility and the application process.