FVA staff will conduct a workshop for newly awarded grantees in the Houston area, introducing them to the policies and procedures used to manage FVA grants. Attendees will learn about how to work with the Grant Officer, how to acknowledge and promote the grant (and why), walk through GovGrants with a Grant Officer, and ask questions of TVC staff.
Open to FVA grantees in the Houston area who were just awarded their first grant, or whose last grant was prior ...
The Fund for Veterans’ Assistance staff has published Grant Application and Award Policies (“Policies”) and the Expenditure Supporting Document Policy (“SDP”) to support awarded grantees in the 2019-2020 grant year. The Tables of Contents for both documents are reproduced below.
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All Grantees: Monthly reimbursement request due in GovGrants
Grantees not meeting benchmarks*: Monthly progress report due in GovGrants
*All grantees are expected to spend 70% of their award funds and serve 70% of their veterans by the end of the third quarter grant period. Grantees not meeting benchmarks were notified of these compliance issues by hard copy letter in mid-February 2019.
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The FVA Advisory Committee met on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 to discuss and/or act on recommendations for awards in the 2019-2020 funding cycle. Committee members met in an open public meeting from Austin.
Q: Our organization has several offices across several counties using the same EIN and DUNS. We have an active grant in city A. Now, the office in city B would like to start offering these services in a new area. Can we apply for a separate grant in the same category for the two separate offices?
A: No. All offices and locations of an organization that share the same EIN and DUNs must apply for grants as one unified organization (See ...
Eligible grant applicants for the 2019-2020 funding cycle were given an opportunity to present their projects to the FVA Advisory Committee making award recommendations to the Texas Veterans Commissioners on February 19-20 in Austin in an open public meeting.