The 2024 Community Grant Program application opens on January 3, 2024, and closes on February 1, 2024.

To assist you with the application process and submission preparation, we have one more information session at the Otsego County Library at 4 p.m. on December 12th. No registration is required.

Key information covered:

  • Learn more about our Community Grant Program and Funding Partners.
  • Learn about the 4 types of grants offered through the Community Grant Program: Seed, Sustaining, Expansion, and Capacity to determine which application type is right for your organization.
  • Learn more about the application process.
  • Q & A session.

If you need help or have questions about your grant application, help is available. Starting in January, we will offer office hours on Tuesdays from 12-1 p.m. and 5-6 p.m. at the OCF office. You must register for these office hours by emailing Karin Beyer at

We are here as a resource and look forward to learning more about your organization as you navigate the application process.

Click here to learn more about grant opportunities at the OCF.