Eligibility Form

All fields with * are required.




Is your organization tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code? *
Does your proposed project serve solely the residents of, Monmouth County, New Jersey? *
Has your organization been in operation for a minimum of 36 months prior to applying for the grant? (Note: This requirement does NOT apply to any non-lead organizations in a Collaboration.) *
Do you have a minimum annual operating budget of $100,000? (Note: The operating budget is a projection of Income and Expenses for the organization’s full fiscal year. Also, note that this budget requirement does NOT apply to any non-lead organizations in a Collaboration.) *
Do you (and, if applicable, any non-lead organizations in a Collaboration) possess two years of independently-prepared financial statements (audit or review)? *
Is your proposed project a new program, an expansion of an existing program, or a new or expanded collaboration? (NOTE: Impact funds specific, clearly defined projects with clear goals that can be measured and achieved within 24 months, as opposed to just funding current/continuing programs and operations.) *
Is your total project budget either equal to or greater than the amount of the grant funds? *
Will you expend the full amount of the grant within 24 months and solely in Monmouth County? *
Is the proposed project a collaboration with another nonprofit? *
If you answered yes to the question above, please answer the following 2 questions.
Name of collaborating nonprofit(s), if applicable.
Do all collaborating partners, if applicable, also meet the minimum eligibility requirements?
Please determine which focus area you will designate for your application. You may choose ONLY ONE, and please note that your selection is final. *


  • Debt reduction or operational deficits
  • General operating expenses or overhead (unless a realistic, necessary component of a project budget)
  • Grants to individuals
  • Endowment funding
  • Interim or bridge funding
  • Partisan, legislative, or political activity
  • Projects of individual churches, synagogues, or other bodies of worship. These projects will not be funded unless a separate tax-exempt entity exists for receiving Impact funds that is not under the umbrella of the church, synagogue, or other body of worship
  • Faith-based projects/programs which require participation in activities of a particular faith, denomination, or religion in order to benefit from the project or program
  • Capital improvements or renovations to property for the grant project where the organization does not own or have at least a five-year lease
Please confirm that NONE of the above apply to your organization/project. If you are not able to provide confirmation and need further information, please email grants@impact100jerseycoast.org.


   I confirm that, to the best of my knowledge, all responses are accurate and have been approved by our organization’s Executive Director or Board Chair.*


Please note that only eligibility to submit an application is confirmed through the information provided, and this eligibility does not guarantee funding.