VetsAid Grants

The grant cycle is open! 

In 2023 VetsAid plans to disburse grants exclusively to organizations serving veterans in Southern California. 

To apply, you must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  1. Represent a nonprofit organization recognized by the IRS as a 501c3 tax-exempt organization (individuals are not eligible),
  2. Your organization must have been incorporated for more than 2 years as of September 1, 2023,
  3. Your organization remains in good standing with the IRS, You are seeking funds for a program or service that directly supports veterans, service members and/or their families in the state of California. 

VetsAid aims to raise awareness and funds for high-impact veterans nonprofits and intentionally changes locations every year to elevate the conversation around veterans across the nation. Each year, grant recipients are selected on a national and local level to ensure the needs of all veterans and military families are being met.

VetsAid invests in programs that help our service members, veterans, military families, and families of the fallen thrive. 

Please complete the appropriate grant form. Applications must be received by October 1st, 2023 for consideration.  Earlier submissions are encouraged. 

  • For organizations based in California with LESS THAN $250,000 in revenue

    Apply Here 
  • If your organization has MORE THAN $250,000 in revenue 

    Apply Here 

Final decisions for grantees will be made in October and grantees will be notified in advance of the show. You can request a specific amount of funding but the final amount awarded will be determined by VetsAid. If you have a specific need, submitting a dollar amount in your program request is helpful.  Funds are traditionally dispersed in early January.

For additional questions email Please note we receive a lot of inquiries and we will do our best to get back to you. 

To date, VetsAid has disbursed nearly $3 million to organizations that support veterans and their families nationwide.