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The Mayor’s Office of Economic Development provides grants for programs, projects, and events for a wide range of activities that will provide positive economic impact within the County of Maui. Grants funds can be awarded to both non-profit and for profit organizations.

Grants Training Video FY25


FY 2025 Grant Handbook

The new FY 2025 OED Grants Handbook is now available and accessible by clicking on the provided link below. Please read the Grant Handbook before applying. The following video will follow the handbook. 




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FY25 Application Deadlines:

  • April 30th, 2024: Applications available from: February 29, 2024
  • November 1st, 2024 (Pending Available Funding)
  • February 1st, 2025 (Pending Available Funding)

Contact Us

grants.oed@mauicounty.gov

Phone:(808) 270-7710

Physical Address
2200 Main Street
Suite 305
Wailuku, HI 96793

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Application Deadlines:

  • April 30, 2024 - Round 1

Below Pending Available Funds

  • Nov 1st, 2024 - Round 2
  • Feb 1st, 2025 - Round 3
FY25 County of Maui Office of Economic Development Handbook

   Before you begin the application, we highly recommend you reference the Grant Handbook for additional questions.
DOWNLOAD THE GRANT HANDBOOK HERE
 

Orientation Video



How to use Submittable:

 

  • You will need to create a free Submittable account or sign in with Google or Facebook credentials to submit to these forms. You will be able to access your application through your Submittable account. 
  • You can save a draft of your work if you would like to finish filling out the form at a later date.
  • If anything changes with the information you submitted, please request to edit the submission / If you need to make changes to your form, please withdraw your submission and resubmit.
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Maui Office of Economic Development poised to give more grants 

Application process opens March 8, stays open until funds are exhausted


WAILUKU -- The Mayor’s Office of Economic Development will accept new grant applications for programs, projects and events that promote and nurture Maui County’s economic development.

Approximately $450,000 in funding is available. The application process opens March 8, and runs until funds have been exhausted.

“We’re looking for proposals that are consistent with community needs and priorities and will serve as catalysts for economic growth and capacity-building,” said Luana Mahi, Director of the Office of Economic Development. “We want to support local businesses and nonprofits that are striving to achieve self-sufficiency, while serving our community with impactful programs, projects and events.”

Funding is available for initiatives in regional areas. Those include: $65,000 for Kahului; $52,500 for West Maui; $37,000 for Pukalani; $27,500 for South Maui; and $5,000 for Haiku, Paia and Makawao. Other grants include: $98,967 for Sports and Events; $50,000 for South Maui youth sports and youth evaluation Programs; $50,000 for Maui County residents’ participation in and hosting of events; $29,000 for work force development; $20,000 for Hana travel; and $15,000 for tourism management.

Applicants may be for-profit or non-profit organizations, and they must be in good standing with state and federal governments. Fiscal Year 2024 grant handbooks are available at https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ghySBRNVYyYhSIFA_Rv5M_wr6xMJ3IKA/view  

For more information, contact the OED staff at grantsoed@mauicounty.gov; or call 808.270.7710.

  Before you begin the application, we highly recommend you reference the Grant Handbook for additional questions.
 DOWNLOAD THE GRANT HANDBOOK HERE


How to use Submittable:

 

  • You will need to create a free Submittable account or sign in with Google or Facebook credentials to submit to these forms. You will be able to access your application through your Submittable account. 
  • You can save a draft of your work if you would like to finish filling out the form at a later date.
  • If anything changes with the information you submitted, please request to edit the submission / If you need to make changes to your form, please withdraw your submission and resubmit.
  • Submittable works best on Google Chrome, Firefox, and Safari. Internet Explorer is not supported. Please make sure you are using a supported browser.
  • We will follow up with you about your submission by email. Please be sure to safelist notification emails from Submittable and check the email you used to sign up for your Submittable Account regularly.

Technical Questions?
  Check out the Submitter Resource Center or contact Submittable Customer Support.

Application Deadlines:

 

  • May 15th, 2023
  • November 1st, 2023 (Pending Available Funding)
  • February 1st, 2024 (Pending Available Funding)
  • Application Received after deadlines will be rolled into the next review period.



  Before you begin the application, we highly recommend you reference the Grant Handbook for additional questions.
 DOWNLOAD THE GRANT HANDBOOK HERE


How to use Submittable:

 

  • You will need to create a free Submittable account or sign in with Google or Facebook credentials to submit to these forms. You will be able to access your application through your Submittable account. 
  • You can save a draft of your work if you would like to finish filling out the form at a later date.
  • If anything changes with the information you submitted, please request to edit the submission / If you need to make changes to your form, please withdraw your submission and resubmit.
  • Submittable works best on Google Chrome, Firefox, and Safari. Internet Explorer is not supported. Please make sure you are using a supported browser.
  • We will follow up with you about your submission by email. Please be sure to safelist notification emails from Submittable and check the email you used to sign up for your Submittable Account regularly.

Technical Questions?
  Check out the Submitter Resource Center or contact Submittable Customer Support.

The Office of Innovation and Sustainability (OIS) is pleased to announce that we are now using the OED Grant Management System for all grant applications, reporting, and correspondences. We are excited to partner with Submittable, a user-friendly platform that will streamline the process for both applicants and our team. We encourage all organizations, to utilize this system when applying for grants related to Sustainability, Natural Resource Management, Climate Action, Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, Electrification of Transportation, and Green Building & Resilient Housing. By using this system, we hope to nurture environmental efforts and innovative initiatives within Maui County, while also ensuring transparency and accountability in the grant management process. Thank you for your commitment to creating a positive and progressive environmental and social impact in our community.


 

Application Deadlines:

 

  • May 15th, 2023
  • November 1st, 2023 (Pending Available Funding)
  • February 1st, 2024 (Pending Available Funding)
  • Application Received after deadlines will be rolled into the next review period.



   Before you begin the application, we highly recommend you reference the Grant Handbook for additional questions.
DOWNLOAD THE GRANT HANDBOOK HERE


How to use Submittable:

 

  • You will need to create a free Submittable account or sign in with Google or Facebook credentials to submit to these forms. You will be able to access your application through your Submittable account. 
  • You can save a draft of your work if you would like to finish filling out the form at a later date.
  • If anything changes with the information you submitted, please request to edit the submission / If you need to make changes to your form, please withdraw your submission and resubmit.
  • Submittable works best on Google Chrome, Firefox, and Safari. Internet Explorer is not supported. Please make sure you are using a supported browser.
  • We will follow up with you about your submission by email. Please be sure to safelist notification emails from Submittable and check the email you used to sign up for your Submittable Account regularly.

Technical Questions?
   Check out the Submitter Resource Center or contact Submittable Customer Support.

Maui County Office Of Economic Development