Online Grant Interface Scholarship Hub


Grant Request Deadlines:

 Deadline for May Meeting: April 1, 2020

Requirements & Regulations

The Mount Dora Community Trust provides grants to assist with various needs important to our community. Regardless of type, all grants must adhere to the following guidelines:

  1. The organization must operate within Lake County.
  2. Funds received must be used in Lake County.
  3. The organization must have a general membership which is open to all segments of the community.
  4. The organization should be charitable minded.
  5. The organization should have proven its effectiveness and have a broad base of community support.
  6. All requests must be authorized by the organization potentially receiving the grant, and that organization must agree to report on the use of any grant funds received.
  7. All requests from local schools must be authorized by the current Principal.
  8. Any request that benefits a city or county-owned facility or asset must be approved by the appropriate official manager.

    How to Get Started

    The first step in our grant process is to submit an LOI (Letter of Intent) form, which is a preliminary evaluation. This is so we can determine if you are eligible to receive funding before completing a full formal application.

    Please click the link, create an account, and submit your LOI. You will be notified by e-mail if you have been approved and a full formal application will be assigned to you.

    Online Grant Interface

    Navigating Our Application System

    See below for a video tutorial to help navigate our application system: