REV UP Grants

REV UP is excited to offer grants to our REV UP coalitions and partner organizations to support their work to build the power of the disability vote.

What is a REV UP Grant?

REV UP is excited to offer grants to our REV UP coalitions and partner organizations to support their work to build the power of the disability vote. These grants are for grassroots and local organizations working within their local the disability community. REV UP Grants provide $5,000, $10,000, or $15,000 and can be used from January to December of 2023.

What can the grant be used for?

  • Voter Registration
  • Voter Education
  • Voter Outreach (for example, postcards, phone- or text-banking, in-person outreach events)
  • Poll Worker Training
  • Nonpartisan Candidate Engagement
  • Equipment and Technology
  • Website, Social Media, and Printed Voting Information Materials
  • Meeting and Event Accommodations
  • Salaries for Staff Dedicated to REV UP
  • Access to Voter Activation Network (VAN) Data and Training

You may apply to use the grant for other activities not listed that would grow the power of the disability vote in your community. All grant activities must be nonpartisan.

How to Apply

Use this form to apply for a grant by January 27 at 5pm ET. Grants will be reviewed in the order they are received. If you are applying as a non-incorporated group or coalition, you will need to work with a nonprofit organization that will receive and manage the grant funds. For any questions, contact Lilian Aluri at laluri@aapd.com.

Questions?

Check Out this Grants Webinar

REV UP Grants Webinar - Thursday, December 15, 2-2:30pm ET, Webinar - ASL and Captioning Provided - AAPD and REV UP Logos

This webinar covers who can apply, how to apply, what the grant can be used for, and more. View the webinar recording, transcript, and slides.

The webinar recording includes American Sign Language interpreting captioning.

Or Sign Up for Office Hours

On January 20th, 2023, you can reserve some time to talk with the REV UP team to ask any questions you may have about the REV UP Grant applications or workshop any issues you are having.

Use the form below to reserve some time. In the form, you can request accommodations for our meeting.

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