CDA 2030

A Bright Future. Together.

The Coeur Group On-the-Spot Grant

This grant is open to applicants in greater Coeur d’Alene who are committed to a bright future for greater Coeur d’Alene through the use of education and learning.  Applications should showcase a proposal that will improve vitality and vibrancy of our region using education. Proposals may integrate a broad spectrum of education and training, promote educational programing, or encourage innovation and entrepreneurialism through education.  Creative proposals are encouraged.

Important information:

  • All individuals and organizational tax types are eligible to apply in their corresponding category.
  • Applications must be received via e-mail ( or mailed (105 N 1st St, #100, Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814) by July 12, 2017 to be eligible for consideration.
  • Application proposals must support the improvement of community through education.
  • A public announcement of the grantees will be presented at the Grow Your Mind: CDA 2030 Fourth Annual Celebration event on July 20, 5:30-8:00 pm at Riverstone Park (1805 W Tilford Lane, Coeur d’Alene)
  • Distribution of grant monies is scheduled to begin in August.

Grant size:
One applicant will be awarded $1,500 on-the-spot by the Grow Your Mind: CDA 2030 Fourth Annual Celebration by attendees on July 20.

Process and Notification:
All qualifying applications will be reviewed by the CDA 2030 Grant Committee. Two to three applicants will be selected to participate in the on-the-spot selection process. Applicants will be notified by July 13. Applicants participating in the on-the-spot grant process are required to attend the Grow Your Mind: CDA 2030 Fourth Annual Celebration event to present and promote their proposal to celebration attendees. A table space will be provided at the event for the purpose of introducing your project to attendees and educating them about how it promotes the improvement of our community through education.

Contacting CDA 2030:
Please contact Nicole Kahler, Project Manager, at CDA 2030 if you have any questions related to your grant application, or the grant process.

Phone: (208) 415-0112
Street Address: 105 N 1st St, #100, Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814
Click here to download your application.


Want to help shape greater Coeur d'Alene’s future? Let us know if you have a particular interest or area of expertise that you want to get involved in. Contact CDA 2030's project manager, Nicole Kahler by email at or call 208-415-0112 to speak to her directly.

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