project innovation Mar 25

Learn More About Project Innovation

Please note: Applications for Project Innovation 2022 have now closed. Winners will be announced in Summer 2022. Learn more about Project Innovation below.  Is your nonprofit working to create positiv...

  • project innovation Mar 2, 2021

    2020 Project Innovation Winner: Qualitas of Life

    The mission of Qualitas of Life Foundation is to improve the standard of living of Hispanic individuals and their families, and to foster their financial health and security through financial education and asset building programs and activities. They are continuing to work with clients virtually offering financial support and resources for Hispanic...
  • project innovation Mar 2, 2021

    2020 Project Innovation Winner: Rescuing Leftover Cuisine

    Rescuing Leftover Cuisine was a 2020 recipient of the Comcast NBCUniversal Project Innovation Grant. Together with Gotham Food Pantry, through its “Food Rescue Program”, the group leverages technology to rescue food and goods that would otherwise be wasted to feed individuals in under-served and low-income communities. Based in New York City, the o...
  • project innovation Feb 12, 2021

    Project Innovation 2021 Applications Have Closed

    Please note: Applications for Project Innovation 2021 have now closed. Winners will be announced in Spring 2021. Learn more about Project Innovation below. Is your non-profit working to create positive change in your local community? Presented by the Comcast NBCUniversal Foundation in partnership with NBC and Telemundo stations in 11 markets, ...
  • project innovation Dec 14, 2020

    Project Innovation 2021 Eligibility Requirements

    2021 Eligibility Requirements Organization must be a tax exempt 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Fiscally sponsored organizations are eligible. If you have any questions about applying through a fiscal sponsor, please submit a question by clicking the “Contact Us” button on the application portal. The 501(c)(3) non-profit organization must have a...
  • project innovation Dec 14, 2020

    Project Innovation 2021 Frequently Asked Questions

    Eligibility Q. My organization has yet to file a 990, are we eligible? A 990 form is required to apply for a Project Innovation grant. Q. My organization’s revenue fell short of $100,000, is there any way we can still apply? The organization must have had an annual operating budget of more than $100,000 (defined by the organization’s most recent&#8...
  • Community May 14, 2020

    ‘Project Innovation' 2020 Grant Recipients Announced

    NBC 4 New York/WNBC, Telemundo 47/WNJU and the Comcast NBCUniversal Foundation today announced a total of $225,000 in Project Innovation grants will be presented to seven organizations that are using innovation to tackle everyday problems and urgent COVID-19 needs in Tri-State communities. The non-profit organizations selected as Project Innovation...
  • project innovation Oct 30, 2020

    Applications Now Open for $225,000 in Grants Through “Project Innovation”

    NBC 4 New York/WNBC, Telemundo 47/WNJU and the Comcast NBCUniversal Foundation announced the return of their Project Innovation grant challenge. Applications will open this Friday, January 10, with $225,000 in grants available for eligible Tri-State non-profits.  Project Innovation is a competitive grant program presented by the stations and F...
  • New York May 24, 2019

    NBC 4 New York, Telemundo 47 and NBCUniversal Foundation Award $225,000 in Project Innovation Grants to 3 Local Nonprofits

    NBC 4 New York/WNBC and Telemundo 47/WNJU and the NBCUniversal Foundation announced Friday that three local nonprofit organizations have won $225,000 in Project Innovation grants.

  • May 24, 2019

    Tech Startup Helping Low-Income Students Awarded Grant

    Quill.org helps young people improve their grammar, sentence structure and critical thinking. It was awarded a $25,000 Project Innovation Grant from NBC 4 New York and Telemundo 47.

  • May 14, 2019

    Queens Program Pursuit Wins Project Innovation Grant

    Pursuit is a social impact organization which trains adults to get their first tech jobs, advance their careers and become next generation tech leaders.

  • May 14, 2019

    Bronx ‘Hope Program' Wins ‘Project Innovation' Grant

    The Hope Program is making a difference in the Bronx by providing opportunities in green construction for people from all walks of life. Adam Kuperstein reports.

  • Dec 16, 2019

    Project Innovation Eligibility Requirements

    Eligibility Requirements Organization must be a tax exempt 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Fiscally sponsored organizations are eligible. If you have any questions about applying through a fiscal sponsor, please submit a question by clicking the “Contact Us” button on the application portal. The 501(c)(3) non-profit organization must have an ann...
  • Dec 18, 2018

    Project Innovation 2019 FAQs

    Q. I work for a non-profit with multiple locations or chapters, how does my organization/local chapter apply? Project Innovation will only award one grant per Tax ID number, across all eleven markets. If your organization shares a Tax ID number, please coordinate internally as only one application across all markets will be accepted for considerati...
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