NOFA

Introduction to Serve Connecticut and AmeriCorps (NOFA Workshop) (NOFA)


Description
This online training will provide information on applying for AmeriCorps State Formula Funding from the Connecticut Commission on Community Service. It contains five modules to assist you in better understanding the expectations of applying for and managing an AmeriCorps grant through Serve Connecticut.

Module One - How AmeriCorps Funding Works
Module Two - Connecticut Formula Funding
Module Three - AmeriCorps Members
Module Four - AmeriCorps Program Design
Module Five - Next steps for the new Connecticut Formula applicant

The course concludes with a brief quiz to review core elements of the information. You must complete all five modules to apply for funding.
Content
  • Module One
  • Module One - How AmeriCorps Funding Works
  • Module 1 - Knowledge Check
  • Module Two
  • AmeriCorps Formula Funding
  • Current Notice of Funding Availability
  • Connecticut Formula Funding Part One
  • What is an MSY?
  • MSY Explained
  • Calculating MSYs
  • Connecticut Formula Funding - Part Two
  • Module 2 - Knowledge Check
  • Module Three
  • AmeriCorps Members
  • Member Terms of Service
  • Member Terms of Service Example
  • Member Service Year
  • Member Benefits
  • Module 3 - Knowledge Check
  • Module Four
  • AmeriCorps Program Design
  • Technical Assistance Workshop
  • Module 4 - Knowledge Check
  • Module Five
  • Next Steps for the New Connecticut Formula Applicant - Part One
  • Page Limits
  • Additional Documents
  • Threshold Issues - MSYs
  • Next Steps for the New Connecticut Formula Applicant - Part Two
  • Quiz and Registration
  • Course Quiz
  • Technical Assistance Workshop Registration
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever