Grant Opportunities

Here you will find a listing of current grant opportunities and a link to sites that offer grant opportunities in the field of developmental disabilities.



Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood Grant Opportunity

The Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood supports innovative, creative projects and programs with potential to significantly enhance the development, health, safety, education, and/or quality of life of children from infancy through five years of age. The foundation provides funding in the areas of early childhood welfare, early childhood education and play, and parenting education.

Letters of Intent must be received no later than September 30, 2017. Upon review, selected applicants will be invited to submit a full application.


The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) offers many grants and other funding opportunities to organizations and individuals. For more information about these opportunities, please visit their website at

The Office for People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) also offers grants and other funding opportunities. Find out more at their website.

Grant Opportunities From USTA

The Junior Tennis Foundation (JTF) raises funds for junior tennis and adaptive tennis within the United State Tennis Association (USTA) Eastern Section.  Grants can be used by organizations to initiate or expand their tennis activities. Grants may be used to start instructional programs and/or leagues for junior and adaptive players. The JTF Grant will be available to all not-for-profit organizations.  Applications are due May 15.

Here is the direct link to the USTA Eastern Grant Portal:

If you would like more information please contact:
Jenny Irwin, Tennis Service Representative, Northern Region
USTA Eastern
70 West Red Oak Lane, White Plains, NY 10604