Programmatic Grant Application

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United Way of Southeast Louisiana is pleased to announce its FY22 (July 2022 – June 2023) Blueprint for Prosperity Programmatic Grants, which will offer one year of funding to qualified nonprofits addressing education, health, and economic stability disparities across Jefferson, Orleans, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, and Washington parishes.

The application, funding guidelines, and grant process instructions are available below.



This one-year grant opportunity will also include increased data reporting requirements on equity and a focus on both long-standing community problems and emerging needs in the wake of COVID-19 and Hurricane Ida.

Before applying, United Way strongly urges nonprofits to review the full Blueprint for Prosperity Framework. The deadline for submitting applications is Monday, March 7, 2022.




Only non-profit organizations are eligible to apply and must meet the following criteria:

  • 501c3 Status
  • Located in one of the following parishes:
    • Jefferson
    • Orleans
    • Plaquemines
    • St. Bernard
    • St. Tammany
    • Tangipahoa
    • Washington
  • Agency work aligns with United Way SELA's mission to eradicate poverty and its Blueprint for Prosperity's four priority outcomes:
    • Stability Today: All families have the skills, resources, and opportunities to access basic needs.
    • Prosperity Tomorrow: All families have the social, educational, and financial assets to create a better future.
    • Personal Wellness: People of all ages enjoy a high quality of life and well-being.
    • Vibrant Communities: All communities are safe, thriving, and equitable.





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Instructions: After completing your application and budget form and schedule of positions, please upload both documents, along with your supporting documents, using the form below. 

→ Download the 2022 Blueprint for Prosperity application. (docx)

→ Download the 2022-2023 Budget Form and Schedule of Positions. (xlsx)

IMPORTANT: Please carefully review these documents prior to uploading your documents. 

Download the 2022-2023 Grant Guidelines Program Grants. (docx)

Download the 2022-2023 Blueprint for Prosperity Grant Outcomes Menu. (pdf)

Download the 2022-2023 Budget Directions. (docx)

Download Budget Form Sample:  Single Program  |  Multiple Programs





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