Legislature Community Grant Application

The County of Chemung is accepting applications (requests) (PDF) for grants to municipal corporations and special districts for projects that enhance the community during the calendar year. Not-for-profit corporations are not eligible for grants but are eligible to receive these funds to perform services for Chemung County to enhance the community. A County Legislator must sponsor all applications (requests) for funding. 

Apply for Community Development Funds online. Applications will be processed and reviewed quarterly throughout the year.

Project Description

Activities considered eligible for funding include, but are not limited to, those that enhance the community in the areas of education, tourism, the arts, recreation, health, social services, public infrastructure, or conservation and preservation of historical and cultural resources.

The expected outcome of such projects is that residents throughout Chemung County will receive benefits by utilizing these funds to support these important activities.