The Mission of the Garand Collectors Association
The purposes of GCA are to exchange information and expand knowledge of the U.S. Rifle, Caliber .30, M1; to preserve and publicize the history of the rifle and its inventor John C. Garand; to assist and encourage new collectors; to assist authors in writing new reference works; to assist members in their collecting; and to encourage competitive and recreational safe shooting of the rifle.
Grants of Financial Aid
The GCA is eager to provide financial aid to projects by individuals or organizations that support the Association’s mission statement and are of significant benefit for all concerned. This is a formal grant process that will be carefully considered, and an application must be submitted. Please complete the application (see links below) in sufficient detail for the GCA Grant Committee to properly assess the request.
Completed applications (see below) or questions may be Emailed to:
Please place “GCA Grant” in the subject line.
Grant Application Form:
Download the “fill-able” PDF version, fill in via typing on you PC in most PDF Readers:
Download the basic PDF version, fill in by handwriting or by typewriter:
Forms completed by Handwriting or Typing may submitted via Postal Mail to:
Garand Collectors Association
P.O. Box 7498
N. Kansas City, MO 64116
“Attn: GCA Grant”
Questions may be Emailed to: