Workshops offered for Technology Matching FundsPosted: January 17, 2014 1:09 pm
By: Delia Burke - Community Technology, News
The City is awarding matching grants of up to $20,000 per project to increase technology literacy or use of technology tools for civic engagement for Seattle residents. The deadline to apply is March 12th!
Important dates for grant applicants:
Thursday, Jan. 30, 10 – 11:30 a.m., free grant workshop
2100 Building, 2100 24th Avenue South, Seattle
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 6 – 7:30p.m., free grant workshop
Beacon Hill Library, 2821 Beacon Avenue South, Seattle
March 12, Technology Matching Fund application deadline
The free grant workshops will both cover the same information: grant basics, how to apply, grant requirements and what makes a successful application.
The City is encouraging applications for community based civic engagement projects that build the digital skills of our residents, raise awareness of city resources online and use the internet, social media and/or mobile devices for community engagement and interaction with government.
For more information on the Technology Matching Fund, including history and success stories, visit www.seattle.gov/tech/tmf, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Delia Burke at 206.233.2751.