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Please note that the MTS Board Of Directors is who views and decides on grant requests. Employees at the MTS are not aware of the status of grants until they are approved or denied. You will get an email within 30 days letting you know that your request has been sent successfully. Do not submit requests that need funds within 35 days of the date submitted.
In addition please note that the application is done via a Google Form. The individual requesting the grant must have a Gmail account. Also, note that the individual can choose any contact email in the application to have their approval or denial sent to, it does not have to be the google account used to fill out the form. You can use your .Mil email address or any personal email address even if it is not a @gmail.com address.
Please click the blue APPLICATION FOR FUNDS button that will navigate you to the google form in a new window. The application takes about 15 minutes to complete and must be completed in one sitting.
(Note that the forms are not accessible through a government/on-base computer).
You will be asked for a budget sheet that gives itemized details of what the requested funds would be used for. Please have all of this information PRIOR to filling out the form. You can download the budget sheet by clicking on the red BUDGET SHEET button. Please download the budget sheet and fill it out BEFORE completing the application so that you do not need to restart the application.
APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED WITHOUT AN UPDATED BUDGET SHEET.
*** ALL REQUESTS FOR FUNDING MUST BE SUBMITTED 35 DAYS PRIOR TO THE REQUESTED DATE OF FUNDING***
" APPLICATIONS MUST BE SENT IN PRIOR THE INTENDED DATE OF REQUIRED FUNDS AND PRIOR TO ANY INCURRED EXPENSES"
OUR GRANT RECIPIENTS
We have been able to donate over $17,000 in 2021 to our community. Thank you to the following organizations and units for allowing us to help them:
Boy Scouts of America - Far East Council - Camp Dragon Summer Camp
Kubasaki MCJROTC DSAF - Month of the Military Child BBQ
AWWA – US/ Island All Stars
AWWA- JP/ Community Project
Kubasaki HS Football - School Spirit Team Tunnel
AWWA- JP/ Hand in Hand
AWWA – US/ Freedom's Ring
AWWA – US/ Cub Scouts 110
AWWA – US/ Okinawa Island Youth Ballet
AWWA- JP/ Miyako Koseien
Okinawa Shisa Lions Volleyball Club
AWWA- JP/ Miyako Koseien
Boy Scouts of America – Venturing Crew
4th Marine Regiment S-6 – Battle site Tour
AWWA – US/Kubasaki High School Dance Floor
AWWA-JP/ Yaeyama Elderly Care Facility