California National Guard Grant

California National Guard Financial Assistance Fund: 

The California National Guard Financial Assistance Fund (CNGFAF) was established to provide short term, financial assistance in the form of grants to California National Guard members and/or families impacted by deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom or Operation Enduring Freedom, who meet criteria listed below.

Eligibility Criteria:

Members of the California National Guard may be eligible for financial aid based on the following criteria.

  • Current or former member of the California National Guard in good standing
  • The CNG member was, or currently is on federal military active duty in connection with Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) or Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) since September 11, 2001
  • CNG member or family member has an unmet need as defined in the CNGFAF SOP.