The Missouri Children’s Trust Fund (CTF) Board of Directors awards grant funds designed to support child abuse and neglect prevention efforts in Missouri. Notices of available funding for all CTF programs will be posted on this webpage.
> Discretionary Prevention Grant Program – available for Fiscal Year 2021 – – CLOSED
(Contract Period July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021)
The Missouri Children’s Trust Fund’s (CTF) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the availability of funding for State Fiscal Year 2021 through its Discretionary Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Grant Program. CTF anticipates awarding up to $50,000 for FY 2021. Through the Discretionary Grant Program, CTF provides up to $5,000 in funding to support specific, one-year projects designed to support child abuse and neglect prevention efforts.
Click here to download CTF’s Discretionary Application FY2021 > (5-page application; please scroll down to view in its entirety)
Discretionary Grant applications will be accepted and considered until funding is fully obligated. Please email applications to Alicia.Whitson@oa.mo.gov.
Funding through the Discretionary program is paid on a cost reimbursement basis after the allowable expense is incurred, and after the invoice and necessary supporting documentation has been received by the CTF Program Coordinator. Note that salary and fringe benefit costs are not eligible cost items through the Discretionary Grant Program.
All Discretionary grant recipients will be required to submit a short final project report detailing project outcomes to the Children’s Trust Fund by July 31, 2021.
Please direct questions about CTF child abuse and neglect prevention funding to the CTF Program Staff: