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Hawaii Emergency Financial Assistance Grants

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Office of Hawaiian Affairs
Jul 26, 2019

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The Office of Hawaiian Affairs will provide grants for organizations to assist Native Hawaiians in addressing unexpected crises and to improve stability during emergency situations; increase financial literacy; and receive referral and case management services relating to employment, education, healthcare, housing, and/or social services.

A detailed list of mandatory tasks and responsibilities is provided in the application instructions.


Applicants must have IRS tax-exempt nonprofit status or be government agencies registered to do business in the State of Hawaii.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Maximum budget for operating costs: $630,800
(Year 1 - $315,400, Year 2 - $315,400)

Minimum budget for emergency financial assistance: $1,029,200
(Year 1 - $514,600, Year 2 - $514,600)

A 10% cash match is required.

Application process

Links to additional guidance, application instructions, and the online application portal are available on the program website when applications are being accepted.

Tagged as
Access · Behavioral health · Educational attainment · Healthcare needs and services · Housing and homelessness · Human services · Income support and assistance · Mental health · Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander · Hawaii

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