FY21 CPG Information

FY21 CPG Awards

The FY21 awards became final when the County Council adopted the proposed budget of the County Executive on May 20, 2020.  This should occur late in May, 2020.  Additional information will be emailed at that time about the awards, including next steps.  If you have questions, contact the grant program administrator, listed below.

Link to the Grant Interface System


​1.   Here are the latest questions and answers from applicants regarding the FY21 cycle.  The list was updated 10/29/19.

2.   An optional pre-application information session was held on October 29, 2019.  Here are the slides from the power point.

2.   Read these important Application Information and Requirements BEFORE beginning your application.  During the application process, you will need to certify to having reviewed these requirements.

3.  Read important technical information about creating your account.

4.   Click for FAQ from prior grant cycles.​


October 29, 2019 - Pre-Application Information Session 1:30 -3:00 p.m. – Winchester Hall. This is optional for all agencies (regardless of prior application or funding), but is highly recommended for a thorough understanding of application requirements and funding priorities.  

​​December 8, 2019 - Applications due no later than 11:59 p.m. EST. ​

March 2020 - County Executive holds public hearing on FY21 budget requests and budget appeals ​

April 2020 - County Executive presents FY21 budget ​

April 2020 - County Executive announces FY21 CPG awards ​

May 2020 - County Council holds public hearing on CE proposed budget ​

May 2020 - County Council adopts budget and tax rates and FY21 CPG awards are final


The budget forms for the FY21 application process are stored here for your convenience. Please follow the instructions in the application carefully.

Organizational Budget Form BLANK - Blank form to be downloaded, completed and uploaded as part of your application(s).

Project Budget Form BLANK - Blank form to be downloaded, completed and uploaded as part of your application(s).

For assistance or more information, contact Kelli Goetz, Director of Operations, Citizens Services Division and Community Partnership Grant Program Administrator at 301.600.1410 or email kgoetz1@frederickcountymd.gov.