RCA Discretionary

Grant Program

The RCA is pleased to offer Discretionary Grants, which are made possible through our fundraising activities: Comedy Night, River Ramble, and our year-end Annual Appeal.

Discretionary Grant requests must meet the following funding criteria:

  • Grants must be for a program or event that serves the diverse needs of Rowayton
  • Grants must be for a program or event that significantly enhances quality of life in Rowayton
  • Operating expenses are not eligible for grants 

When submitting an application please note:

  • Monday, January 14, 2019 is the deadline to submit 2019 grant applications via email to Tracy King
  • The attached Electronic Grant Request Form is the only grant application format we can accept. Instructions for completing the Electronic Grant Request Form are included on the form.
  • You’ll need to attach to your Electronic Grant Request Form your Organization’s Income Statement and Balance Sheet for 2018.


  • In January you’ll receive a confirmation email that your grant request form was received.
  • In April you’ll be notified of the status of your grant request.
  • If approved, grant funds will be disbursed in September at the conclusion of our primary fundraising season.