PowerOn offers the following Application for Partnership/Large Grant ("AFP") and Application for Small Grant ("AFSG") for participation in the PowerOn program for LGBTQ youth centers, LGBTQ homeless shelters, and other organizations serving LGBTQ populations.

Deadline extended!

the application period for 2020 will run from February 3 to APril 10.

We are calling on....
LGBTQ Community Centers,
LGBTQ Homeless Shelters, and
Organizations Serving LGBTQ Individuals!

PowerOn collects new and used technology from individuals and companies all over the country. The new and used technology is either refurbished for resale or responsibly recycled. The program purchases new technology for distribution to annually-selected partner centers.


Use the links below to download the application information and to submit your organization's application. All submissions must be received via the submission link by 11:59 PM EST on April 10, 2020.

To be eligible for this grant, organizations must:

  • be a 501(c)(3) organization

  • be based in the United States or U.S. territories

  • primarily serve members of the LGBTQ+ community

Questions about this grant opportunity will be answered via email only. Please contact with any questions. 

Application FOr 


large grant


For organizations who want to partner with PowerOn on an ongoing basis or receive larger donations of technology over time. If you want to establish a program for individuals to earn their own devices through participation in Center activities (either with or without a grant of in-center tech, i.e. a computer lab), this is the application for you! 

Application FOr Small grant


For organizations who want to receive a single grant of five or fewer pieces of tech for in-center use.