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Resources for Grant Applicants

Tools to Find, Apply for, and Manage New York State Grants
Helping Grant Applicants use the Grants Gateway

Once grant applicants identify an opportunity they want to apply for, there are multiple steps to complete registration, the Prequalification process (for nonprofits, only), completing an application, managing awarded contracts, and submitting claims for payment. 

Use these resources, including live webinars and recorded videos, to help guide your organization through the process using Grants Gateway. 

Get Prequalified. Apply for Grants. Manage Contracts. Request Payments.
Resources to Help You Navigate the Grants Gateway
The NYS Grants Gateway allows users at registered organizations to apply for grants, manage contracts, and request payments. Below are resources available to help you navigate the system.
Grants Gateway Help
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Primary Help Desk

Contact the main help desk for assistance with registration, prequalification, applications, contracts, payments, and more.

Hours: Weekdays 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (518) 474-5595
After Hours Support

Contact the after hours support desk on weekdays after 4:00 pm for help with account lockouts, lost User IDs, or basic information.

Hours: Weekdays 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (800) 820-1890