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 Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Grant Program – Available for FY 2020
CTF anticipates awarding $50,000 to support FY 2020 Discretionary Grant awards. Through the Discretionary Grant Program, CTF awards 1-year contracts for up to $5,000 to support child abuse and neglect prevention efforts. CTF will accept applications until available funding has been fully obligated.
The Discretionary Grant application process is online. To apply for Discretionary Grant Program funding, click → here ← for the online funding application.
General Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Grant Program – Not available for FY 2020
CTF will not release a Request for Proposal (RFP) for FY 2020 through the General Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Grant Program. In alignment with our strategic plan, CTF plans to release future RFPs targeting specific interventions at dates to be determined.
Training Initiatives Grant — Not available for FY 2020
Please direct questions about CTF child abuse and neglect prevention funding to the CTF Program Staff:
Helpful Resources and Articles
FRIENDS National Resource Center for Community Based Child Abuse Prevention. https://www.friendsnrc.org/
Child Welfare Information Gateway. Prevention Evidence-Based Practice Registries. https://www.childwelfare.gov/topics/management/practice-improvement/evidence/registries-resources/registries/prevention/
California Evidence-Based Clearinghouse for Child Welfare. http://www.cebc4cw.org/
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Strategies. https://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/childmaltreatment/prevention.html
The Balance. How to Write Goals and SMART Objectives for Your Grant Proposal. https://www.thebalance.com/writing-goals-for-grant-proposal-2501951