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Code Tables For Grant Requests

The list below contains the drop down coding you will find on the IGAM forms.

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Organization Type
Population Served
Age Group
Program Area
Type of Support
Ethnicity Served


Organization Type
1. Arts & Culture | Art - Other
2. Arts & Culture | History/HumanitiesMedia
4. Arts & Culture | Performing Arts
5. Arts & Culture | Visual Arts
6. Civil Rights | Civil liberties
7. Civil Rights | Civil rights - Other
8. Civil Rights | Equal Opportunity
9. Civil Rights | Voter Education
10. Community Improvement/Development | Business Services
11. Community Improvement/Development | Coalitions
12. Community Improvement/Development | Community Improvement - Other
13. Community Improvement/Development | Economic Development
14. Community Improvement/Development | Humane Society/Animal Control
15. Community Improvement/Development | Neighborhood Development/Improvement
16. Community Improvement/Development | Service Clubs
17. Crime | Crime - Other
18. Crime | Ex-Offender Services
19. Crime | Law Enforcement Agencies
20. Crime | Legal Services
21. Crime | Prevention Programs
22. Crime | Prisoner Services
23. Crime | Protection Against Neglect/Abuse
24. Education/Instruction | Colleges/Universities
25. Education/Instruction | Continuing Education
26. Education/Instruction | Education - Other
27. Education/Instruction | Elem/Secondary Schools
28. Education/Instruction | Libraries
29. Education/Instruction | Literacy programs
30. Education/Instruction | Preschool Education
31. Education/Instruction | Special Education
32. Education/Instruction | Vocational/Technical
33. Emergency/Disaster Relief | Disaster prevention
34. Emergency/Disaster Relief | Emergency services - Other
35. Emergency/Disaster Relief | Safety Education
36. Employment | Employment - Other
37. Employment | Handicapped Assistance/Services
38. Employment | Job Search Programs
39. Employment | Vocational Training/Guidance
40. Environment | Humane Societies
41. Environment | Education - Outdoor
42. Environment | Environment - Other
43. Environment | Recycling Programs
44. Environment | Zoos
45. Food Banks/Nutrition | Food Bank/Distribution
46. Food Banks/Nutrition | Food Services - Other
47. Food Banks/Nutrition | Nutrition Training
48. Health | Clinic
49. Health | Disease Prevention
50. Health | Health - Other
51. Health | Hospice
52. Health | Hospital
53. Health | Nursing Homes
54. Health | Community-based Programs
55. Housing/Shelter | Homeless shelters (temporary)
56. Housing/Shelter | Housing - Other
57. Housing/Shelter | Public Housing
58. Housing/Shelter | Repair/renovation
59. Media | Freedom of Press
60. Media | Journalism Associations
61. Media | Journalism Training Centers
62. Media | Media - Other
63. Media | Minority Journalism
64. Media | Public Television
65. Mental Health | Abuse Prevention/Treatment
66. Mental Health | Associations
67. Mental Health | Clinic
68. Mental Health | Crisis Intervention/Hotlines
69. Mental Health | Drug/Alcohol Abuse Prevention/Treatment
70. Mental Health | Group Home/Transitional Care
71. Mental Health | Group Homes
72. Mental Health | Mental Health - Other
73. Mental Health | Mental Health Other
74. Mental Health | Mental Health Services
75. Mental Health | Special Olympics
76. Other, unclassifiable
77. Philanthropy | Community Foundations
78. Philanthropy | Operating Foundations
79. Philanthropy | Philanthropic Societies
80. Philanthropy | Philanthropy - Other
81. Philanthropy | Public Foundations
82. Philanthropy | Volunteer Promotion
83. Recreation | Amateur Sports
84. Recreation | Camps
85. Recreation | Community Recreation Centers
86. Recreation | Festivals/Community Events
87. Recreation | Parks/Playgrounds
88. Recreation | Recreation - Other
89. Social Services | Children and Youth
90. Social Services | Day care Programs
91. Social Services | Disability Services
92. Social Services | Elderly Services
93. Social Services | Emergency Soc.Svc. Assistance
94. Social Services | Family services
95. Social Services | Homeless Services
96. Social Services | Multipurpose
97. Social Services | Missions
98. Social Services | Promotion of Independence
99. Social Services | Residential Care
100. Social Services | Social services - Other
101. United Way
102. Youth Programs | Boy Scouts
103. Youth Programs | Citizenship Programs
104. Youth Programs | Girl Scouts
105. Youth Programs | Matching Programs (adult/child)
106. Youth Programs | Youth - Other
107. Youth Programs | Youth Centers (B&G clubs, etc)

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Population Served
1. Disabled, General or Disability Unspecified
2. Physically Disabled
3. Blind and Vision Impaired
4. Deaf and Hearing Impaired
5. Mentally/Emotionally Disabled
6. Disabled Children
7. Gangs
8. Learning Disabled
9. Other Named Groups
10. Military/ Veterans
11. Offenders/Ex-offenders
12. Drugs/Alcohol Abusers
13. People with HIV/AIDS
14. Terminally Ill
15. Victims (Abused, Neglect, Rape)
16. Gays/Lesbians
17. Immigrants/Newcomers/refugees
18. Poor/Economically Disadvantaged
19. Homeless Individuals
20. Homeless Families
21. Poor Children
22. At-Risk Youth

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Age Group
1. General Public/Unspecified
2. Infants/Babies (under age 5)
3. Children & Youth (infants - 19 yrs.)
4. Children Only (5 - 14 yrs.)
5. College Students
6. Adults
7. Aging/Elderly/Sr. Citizens
8. Families
9. Youth/Adolescents (12 - 19 yrs.)
10. Childbearing Age (13 - 45)

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Program Area (refers to Grant Proposal specifically)
1. Arts & Culture | Arts-other
2. Arts & Culture | Arts councils
3. Arts & Culture | Historical Societies/Activities
4. Arts & Culture | Media
5. Arts & Culture | Media | Film/Video
6. Arts & Culture | Performing Arts | Dance
7. Arts & Culture | Performing Arts | Music
8. Arts & Culture | Performing Arts | Theatre
9. Arts & Culture | Visual Arts
10. Arts & Culture | Visual Arts | Photo Exhibit
11. Arts & Culture | Visual Arts | Children's Museums
12. Arts & Culture | Visual Arts | Ethnic Museums
13. Arts & Culture | Visual Arts | History/Archeology
14. Arts & Culture | Visual Arts | Science Museums
15. Civil Rights | Citizenship/Naturalization
16. Civil Rights | Specific group advocacy
17. Civil Rights | Equal opportunity
18. Civil Rights | Voter education
19. Civil Rights | Voter Education | Kids Voting
20. Community Development | Cooperative/Community Education
21. Community Development | Community Improvement - Other
22. Community Development | Community Coalitions
23. Community Development | Civic Events
24. Community Development | Economic Development
25. Community Development | Economic Development | Downtown Rehabilitation
26. Community Development | Leadership Training
27. Community Development | Neighborhood Associations
28. Community Development | Voluntary Action Centers
29. Community Development | Volunteer Recruitment/Promotion
30. Crime | Domestic Violence Services
31. Crime | Dispute Resolution
32. Crime | Correctional Facilities
33. Crime | Advocacy
34. Crime | Prevention
35. Crime | Prevention | Crime Stoppers
36. Crime | Prevention | Domestic Abuse/Violence
37. Crime | Prevention | Juvenile Delinquents
38. Crime | Crime - Other
39. Crime | Law Enforcement Agencies
40. Crime | Legal Services
41. Crime | Rehab Services for Ex-Offenders
42. Education | After-School Programs
43. Education | Colleges/Universities
44. Education | Colleges/Universities | Curriculum
45. Education | Colleges/Universities | Facilities
46. Education | Colleges/Universities | Scholarship programs
47. Education | Drop-out Prevention Programs
48. Education | Education Awards Programs
49. Education | Education - Other
50. Education | Elementary/Secondary Education
51. Education | Elementary/Secondary Education | Junior Achievement
52. Education | Elementary/Secondary Education | Charter School
53. Education | ESL training
54. Education | Adult/Continuing Education
55. Education | Journalism Programs/Seminars
56. Education | Journalism Programs/Seminars | Journalism - College
57. Education | Journalism Programs/Seminars | Journalism - High School
58. Education | Libraries
59. Education | Literacy Training
60. Education | Literacy Training | Family literacy
61. Education | Literacy Training | Adult literacy
62. Education | Literacy Training | Child Literacy Program
63. Education | Media organizations
64. Education | Nursery Schools/Kindergartens
65. Education | Parent/Teacher Organizations
66. Education | Education Reform
67. Education | Special Education
68. Education | Special Education | training/technical assistance
69. Education | adjunct tutoring programs
70. Education | Voc/Tech Schools
71. Employment | Welfare-To-Work Program
72. Employment | Sheltered Workshops
73. Employment | Training
74. Employment | Vocational Counseling
75. Employment | Employment - Other
76. Employment | Retraining Programs
77. Employment | Vocational Rehabilitation
78. Employment | Jobs for Youth Programs
79. Emergency/Relief | Safety Equipment
80. Emergency/Relief | Disaster Prevention
81. Emergency/Relief | Disaster Relief
82. Emergency/Relief | Safety Education/CPR
83. Environment | Humane Society/SPCA
84. Environment | Energy Conservation
85. Environment | Recycling programs
86. Environment | Beautification/open spaces
87. Environment | Education/outdoor programs
88. Environment | Environment - Other
89. Environment | Training/Technical Assistance
90. Environment | Wildlife Conservation/Endandered Species
91. Environment | Zoos
92. Food Banks/Distribution | Soup Kitchen/Meals Program
93. Food Banks/Distribution | Food Banks
94. Food Banks/Distribution | Food - Other
95. Food Banks/Distribution | Meals on Wheels
96. Food Banks/Distribution | Nutrition Programs
97. Health | Respite Care
98. Health | Home Health Aid
99. Health | Free Clinics
100. Health | AIDS | AIDS Services
101. Health | AIDS | AIDS Education/Prevention
102. Health | AIDS | AIDS Treatment
103. Health | Dental Services
104. Health | Family Planning
105. Health | Guest Services for Relatives
106. Health | Disease Prevention
107. Health | Health Education/Promotion
108. Health | Health Education/Promotion | Communicable Disease Programs 
109. Health | Health Education/Promotion | Sexually Transmitted Disease Programs
110. Health | Health Education/Promotion | Wellness Programs
111. Health | Hospitals
112. Health | Hospice Programs
113. Health | Health - Other
114. Health | Nursing Homes
115. Health | Prenatal Services
116. Health | Patient Services (Outpatient)
117. Health | Research
118. Health | Health Rehab Programs
119. Health | Training/Technical Assistance
120. Housing | Group Homes | Half way house
121. Housing | Group Homes | Substance abuse residential
122. Housing | Group Homes | Mental health group homes
123. Housing | Group Homes | Adult day care
124. Housing | Adult group homes
125. Housing | Community-Based Housing
126. Housing | Homeless Shelters - Temporary
127. Housing | Improvement/Repairs
128. Housing | New Construction
129. Housing | Public Housing Facilities
130. Housing | Retirement/Rr. Citizens
131. Housing | Training/Technical Assistance
132. Mental Health | Domestic violence services
133. Mental Health | Child Abuse
134. Mental Health | Child Abuse | Preventive Education
135. Mental Health | Child Abuse | Therapy/Family Programs
136. Mental Health | Hotlines
137. Mental Health | Alcohol/Drug Abuse
138. Mental Health | Alcohol/Drug Abuse | Substance Abuse Prevention
139. Mental Health | Alcohol/Drug Abuse | Substance Abuse Treatment
140. Mental Health | Mental Health Associations/ARC
141. Mental Health | Mental Health - Other
142. Mental Health | Rape Victim Services/Education
143. Mental Health | Suicide Prevention/Counseling
144. Mental Health | Training/Technical Assistance
145. Mental Health | Treatment Centers
146. Philanthropy | Community Foundations
147. Philanthropy | Philanthropy - Technical Assistance
148. Philanthropy | Philanthropy - Other
149. Philanthropy | Voluntarism
150. Recreation | Awards Program
151. Recreation | Amateur Sports Programs
152. Recreation | Summer Camps
153. Recreation | Summer Camps | Ill Kids Camp
154. Recreation | Summer Camps | Economically Challenged Kids Camp
155. Recreation | Summer Camps | Disabled Kids Camp
156. Recreation | Community Rec. Centers/YMCA/YWCA
157. Recreation | Community Festivals
158. Recreation | Parks/Playgrounds
159. Recreation | Recreation - Other
160. Social Services | Court Appointed Special Advocates/C.A.S.A.
161. Social Services | Blind/Visually Impaired Services
162. Social Services | Children/youth services
163. Social Services | Children/Youth Services | Day Care
164. Social Services | Children/Youth Services | Foster Care
165. Social Services | Children/Youth Services | Teen Pregnancy
166. Social Services | Developmentally Disabled Centers
167. Social Services | Disability Services
168. Social Services | Emergency Assistance
169. Social Services | Family Services
170. Social Services | Family Services | Elder Care
171. Social Services | Family Services | Family Violence
172. Social Services | Gift Distribution
173. Social Services | Hearing Impaired/Deaf Services
174. Social Services | Services to Homeless
175. Social Services | Immigrant centers
176. Social Services | Independent living
177. Social Services | Intergenerational Programs
178. Social Services | Neighborhood Missions
179. Social Services | Parenting Education
180. Social Services | Multiservice
181. Social Services | Multiservice | Red Cross
182. Social Services | Multiservice | Salvation Army
183. Social Services | Senior Centers, General
184. Social Services | Social Services - Other
185. Social Services | Women's Centers
186. United Way | Training/Technical Assistance
187. United Way | United Way Campaigns
188. United Way | United Way - Other
189. Youth Development | Character Development
190. Youth Development | Boy/Girl Scouts
191. Youth Development | Youth Clubs/Centers (B&G, 4H, etc.)
192. Youth Development | Adult/Child Matching Programs

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Type of Support
1. Capital Campaign (new/renovated construction)
2. Disaster Funds
3. Equipment Grants
4. General Support (Incl. U.W. campaigns)
5. National
6. Program Support
7. Salary Support
8. Scholarships
9. Community Events

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Ethnicity Served (Only if Unique)
1. Racial/Ethnic Minorities – General
2. African-American
3. Hispanics
4. Native American
5. Asian/Pacific Islander