All 501(c)(3) agencies serving the greater Albuquerque community are invited to submit an application.  We are open to considering any need of your agency.  


The Board will consider some or all of the following factors when selecting finalists:

  • Can the agency and program/project be explained in a short video?

  • Will our membership find the agency compelling or unique?

  • Is the video likely to educate our membership about a program, agency, or a need?

Unlike other grants, you may apply for any need which is likely to appeal to our membership. We do not prohibit applications for capital improvement, salaries, or any other use permitted by the IRS. You may apply as many times as you want, focusing on as many different needs as you like.






Albuquerque Involved accepts grant applications year-round.  There are three deadlines when applicants are selected for the following three month voting period:

  • October 15th -January, February and March grants
  • February 15th - May, June, and July grants
  • June 15th - September, October, and November grants

Runner-up months - April, August, and December.  Finalists are the second place finishers from the previous three months.

Application Process:

  1. Fill out the application form below.

  2. If your agency is selected to be a finalist, we will contact you to schedule the video production.

    Key Points Regarding the Video
    • Videos will follow a basic “news segment” format consisting primarily of interviews for you to introduce your agency and explain your program/project.

    • The videos will be produced by amateur volunteers doing the best they can.

    • Final approval of the segment rests solely with ABQ Involved.

    • We will handle production of the video with your assistance.  Your agency will be responsible for obtaining the written permission of any person you want to appear in the video.  

  3. The two to three minute video will be posted on our website for our members to review during the voting period and will be available to the world forever via our YouTube channel. 

  4. Funds will be awarded to the winner within 30 days after voting closes.

Apply for a Grant

Simply Fill out this quick application for a chance to be one of our monthly finalists.

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