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District 31

Selvena N. Brooks-Powers

Arverne, Brookville, Edgemere, Far Rockaway, Laurelton, Rosedale, Springfield Gardens

The filing period is now closed for City Council FY23 discretionary funding. Capital funding requests are accepted through March 24; see below. The application period for FY24 will open in January 2023.

FY23 Supplementary Form

If you are applying for local discretionary funding from Councilwoman Brooks-Powers, please complete our supplementary form by Monday, February 14, 2022. Download links below:

Discretionary Funding Requests

Not-for-profit organization must apply by Tuesday, February 22, 2022, to be eligible for discretionary Council funding. Late applications are not eligible for Council funding. Organizations can request funding from individual Council members, borough delegations, and Council caucuses.

To review discretionary funding eligibility guidelines, click here. Please review these guidelines carefully to ensure that your organization is eligible for discretionary funding.

For assistance using PASSPort, including a list of required documents, click here.

To apply for FY2023 discretionary funding, click here.

Capital Funding Requests

All non-City organizations must apply for FY2023 capital funding through the CapGrants portal, which opens in mid-January 2022.

  • Groups designated All Other, Charter School, or Housing organizations, may view and download their applications on the CapGrants page. If your group represents a non-DOE school or community-based organization, please use the form.
  • Cultural organizations may also view and download their applications via the Department of Cultural Affairs’ Capital Funding page. (These groups should still submit applications through CapGrants.)

Application deadlines vary depending on the source of the funding your group has requested:

  • If a project requests any funding from Borough Presidents, the request is due 5pm Thursday, February 24, 2022 (even if the project is also requesting funding from City Council and/or DCLA).
  • Otherwise, requests for City Council and/or DCLA funding are due 5pm, Thursday, March 24, 2022.

To review capital funding eligibility guidelines, click here. Please review these guidelines carefully to ensure that your organization is eligible for capital funding.

For help creating a CapGrants account, click here. CapGrants accounts created for FY2022 applications should still be active.

To apply for FY2023 capital funding, click here. Download and complete your application documents, and submit them through CapGrants.