Colorado Governments: Apply for our Grants!


Micro-Grant Program


The Micro-Grant program is designed to connect residents to government by putting more information and services online. 

Since 2010, more than 392 grants and over $1.7 million have been awarded to governments across the State.

For questions about the User Conference & Micro-Grant Program, please call 720-409-5634 or


You are an eligible applicant if...

You are a Colorado:

♦ State government

♦ Local government

♦ Special district

♦ Public K-12

♦ Public university/college

2024 Timeline - Subject to Change

May through September 2024

May 1st - Application Opens at 9:00 AM MDT

May 31st - Application Closes at 12:00 PM MDT

June - July - Internal Review Process

August 2024 - Awardees Announced

September 23rd - Awards Ceremony at our User Conference

What is the Micro-Grant about?

Micro-Grant funding is for projects that support SIPA's mission of providing residents government access through effective and efficient online and mobile digital government technologies.

Micro-Grants are not intended for back-office software or hardware projects, operational maintenance, or GIS database development.

Micro-Grant funding ranges from $250-$10,000.

Supplier quotes are requested and should be attached to the application.

The application will take approximately 15-30 minutes to complete.

Final reporting is required in May 2025 and will take approximately 15-30 minutes. Please complete upon completion of the project:



Micro-Grant Recipients Sharing Their Stories