Grant Opportunities


AARP has opened its Community Challenge grant program for the 8th year! This program funds quick-action projects to make communities more livable and jump-start long-term change.

Applications are being accepted now through March 6 at 5:00 p.m. ET / 2:00 p.m. PT and must be submitted through Projects must be completed by December 15, 2024. The program is open to 501(c)(3), 501(c)(4), 501(c)(6) nonprofits and government entities.

Please visit for more information and to see some of the past grantees in action – helping to revitalize alleyways, create vibrant public spaces, design safer crosswalks and much more! For questions, you can email