Grant Competition 2016

Grant Proposal Guidelines


Grant Proposal Requirements–Due January 27, 2016

Please provide the following information:

  • What is the name of your nonprofit?
  • What is your contact information?
    • (Phone, Email, Mailing Address, Contact Person)
  • What is your mission statement?
  • Whom do you help?
  • Which community do you serve?
  • What is the biggest need of your nonprofit?

Kokua to KICKSTART your grant proposal

Crafting Your Play: Things to Think About

  • What aspect of your work would you like your play to highlight? (For example: social services, community outreach, education, etc.)
  • What will be the one take away message that you want the audience to remember about your work?
  • What story would you like to tell?
  • What is the main theme of your play?
  • With whose voice will you tell the play? (Whose perspective)?
  • Who will be your main characters?
  • How will you illustrate or share the work of your nonprofit?
  • Who will be your performers? (For example: beneficiaries, community members)?
  • If you are doing an ‘aina based play, who will play the roles of the ‘aina? (For example, the trees, reefs, corals, fish)?
  • Where do you want your play to take place? What is the scenery?
  • Will you be using music in your play?
  • Do you have a working title for your play?

***Remember: The more detailed your proposal, the stronger it will be. Follow up phone interviews and site visits by Ananda Fund Hawaii may be requested.

Please email if you have questions.

Proposals may be submitted via email to

or mailed to: 111 Hekili Street, Suite A, #315

Kailua, Hi 96734

Ananda Fund Hawaii Grant 2015-2016 Grant Competition



Ananda Fund Hawaii is a donor advised fund of Hawaii Community Foundation. All grant recommendations are advisory in nature and are not binding on the Foundation.