How to Apply

Applications for 2022 Cohort II of Detroit Residents First Fund are now closed. Accepted organizations will be supported with: 

– Grant funding up to $50,000 per year for 3 years; 

– Leadership development opportunities and training; 

– Capacity building support.



DRFF uses a cohort model, with each cohort lasting 3 years. DRFF is actively fundraising to sustain future cohorts. While we do not yet have a defined timeframe for cohort III, we anticipate being able to announce the application opening by 2025.