Sept. 29 deadline for Faye Gibbens Memorial Grant applications

Posted: Aug 23 2017

NDAD will award a $5,000 Faye Gibbens Memorial Grant this fall to a North Dakota agency or organization to be used for a health, welfare, social service or educational purpose for at-risk populations. 

Faye Gibbens
Faye Gibbens (2013)

The application deadline is Sept. 29.

It is NDAD’s fifth such grant. The award, made twice annually, was created in 2015 to honor Gibbens, NDAD’s late co-founder and longtime program services leader. She died in early 2014.

The Faye Gibbens Memorial Grant application packet is available in fillable PDF form at http://ndad.org/services/FayeGibbensMemorialGrant/
Please use only the application space provided to answer the questions.

Once completed, print and mail the application form to NDAD, c/o Faye Gibbens Memorial Grant, 2660 S. Columbia Road, Grand Forks, ND 58201, Attn: Leslie Stastny. Or, attach the completed form to an email addressed to lstastny@ndad.org.

Completed applications must be received at NDAD’s Grand Forks office no later than 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29.

 


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