MOAA Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Financial Relief Grant Materials for Councils and Chapters



REMINDER: MOAA will NOT ask you to provide your Social Security number or bank information over the phone or in response to an email. DO NOT provide this information unless asked for through a secure link via an email from A MOAA staff member will only ask for this information and provide you a secure link to send if you are being awarded a grant, and the request will come directly from Please email or call the MOAA Member Service Center at (800) 234-6622 if you feel uncomfortable about a request and would like to verify authenticity.   


(Form last updated March 8, 2021) 


(NOTE: Email questions about the COVID-19 Relief Fund, the COVID-19 Emergency Financial Relief Grant, or any of the materials below to MOAA National at You can also learn more about the fund here.)


If the individual you are assisting is awarded a grant, funds will be disbursed to them pending submission of verification information requested in their award email. If they have not provided required documentation as requested within 30 days of the foundation sending their award email, their grant award offer will expire, and they will need to submit a new application for consideration.


MOAA COVID-19 Emergency Financial Relief Grant Application

  • This fillable grant application (PDF download) must be completed and submitted for grant consideration. NOTE: If you must use this PDF application instead of the new digital form (recommended), please ensure you are using the latest version of the application by downloading a fresh copy for each applicant. The application was last updated March 8, 2021.


Verification Form (for Chapter Members)

  • This fillable verification form (PDF download) should be completed by a chapter member and sent with a completed COVID-19 Emergency Financial Relief Grant Application. For your convenience, we have created a digital verification form -- it's simple and quicker, and it allows our judges to review files more efficiently. The digital verification form, will automatically be attached to the corresponding application.