The maximum award amount will be $2,500 per organization per award round, and EBCE expects to fund approximately 12 recipients per round. Funds shall be used to support a specific activity, event, or participation therein. Examples of past sponsorships include Ashland Little League, Oakland Midnight Basketball League, and UC Berkeley Human Powered Vehicle Team. Applicants must be non-profit community organizations. EBCE will make efforts to select recipient organizations from across our service area. Funding areas include, but are not necessarily limited to, sports, art, music, and STEM.
EBCE will accept applications on a rolling basis, with awards issued three times per year as follows: