Denver Broncos | Community Grant


The Denver Broncos Foundation is committed to making a positive impact on future generations by creating a "game plan" for life through youth health and wellness initiatives, dynamic in and out of school programming and access to career pathways.

The Denver Broncos Community Grant Program was created to offer highly-effective Colorado-based 501(c)(3) nonprofits and organizations the ability to request necessary funding (up to $10,000) for youth-serving community projects and programs focused on youth ages 5-24.

Completing this grant application does not guarantee funding from the Denver Broncos.

Funding Priorities

Eligibility & Guidelines

  • Organizations must provide programs or services in the state of Colorado.
  • Organizations may only complete one application per calendar year (Jan. 1 – Dec. 31).
  • Organizations must have a 501c3 status or government equivalent.
  • Grant requests must be for a specific youth-serving program or project in one of the funding priority areas listed, serving youth ages 5-24.
  • The Community Grant Program does not fund: fundraising support (special event tables, sponsorships, etc.), administration/operating costs, religious organizations, individuals, endowments or other reserve funds, annual memberships, political campaigns, conferences, workshops, group or individual trips. We also do not fund individuals who are fundraising on behalf of a charity.
  • Completing this grant application does not guarantee funding from the Denver Broncos.
  • After submitting your application, please do not contact the Denver Broncos regarding its status.
  • Due to the volume of applications, we do not provide feedback on proposals that are not funded.

Organizations that have previously received a Denver Broncos Community Grant:

  • Are not guaranteed recurring funding.
  • Must have submitted a grant report to the Denver Broncos Foundation to be eligible to apply again.

Funding Cycles

The Denver Broncos Community Grant Program application will remain open year-round. 

Applications will be reviewed and approved on a quarterly basis.

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Funding Cycle Beginning Date of Funding Cycle Application Submission Deadline Notification By Grant Report Due
2024 Q1 December 1, 2023 February 28, 2024 March 21, 2024 March 21, 2025
2024 Q2 March 1, 2024 May 31, 2024 June 21, 2024 June 21, 2025
2024 Q3 June 1, 2024 August 31, 2024 September 21, 2024 September 21, 2025
2024 Q4 September 1, 2024 November 30, 2024 December 21, 2024 December 21, 2025
2025 Q1 December 1, 2024 February 28, 2025 March 21, 2025 March 21, 2026
2025 Q2 March 1, 2025 May 31, 2025 June 21, 2025 June 21, 2026

Congratulations to our 2023 Community Grant Program Recipients!