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HOW TO SIGN UP FOR AN ACCOUNT
to the online grant process
Call TCA at (512) 463-5535 or (800) 252-9415 and speak to a Program Staff member in order to sign up for your organization's User I.D. and Password.
If you are a non-profit organization incorporated in Texas, please go ahead and email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or fax us (512-475-2699) your IRS letter of determination along with your name and phone number (including area code) and indicate your are requesting a new account.
If you cannot find your IRS letter of determination or are some other type of organization (i.e., foundation, unit of government, school) or an individual, go ahead and call our offices for assistance.
If you are a college or university department we will want to talk to someone from the office that coordinates development/fundraising activities for the university (i.e., Office of Sponsored Projects or Office of Research & Development). Know that these accounts take a little longer to establish, so plan ahead.
You must have an e-mail account. Remember to check your e-mail regularly! We will be communicating pertinent information regarding your grant proposal via e-mail including via Constant Contact.
Be aware that all TCA applicants are required to have a DUNS number.
You can ask any questions you may have when you call TCA to register for your password.
REMEMBER, your organization will only receive one User I.D. and one password. You are responsible for sharing it within your organization.