How to Apply
To apply for a grant, you must start by creating an account through our grantmaking portal.
To create an account, please click on LOG IN TO THE GRANTMAKING PORTAL below. You will be redirected to the Application Manager page. Please click on "New Applicant" to create an account. You should receive an email confirming your account status.
Once your account is confirmed, you will need to return to this page and click the appropriate link below to "Start Letter of Inquiry Submission."
The Foundation will review your Letter of Inquiry and, if selected, your organization will be invited to submit a full proposal.
Start Letter of Inquiry Submission for Field of Interest Funds
(applications are now closed until January 2019)
(Active January 2. Closes at 5 p.m. CT on February 15)
Start Letter of Inquiry Submission for Community Impact Fund
(Applications are now closed until July 2019)
(Active June 1. Closes at 5 p.m. CT on the first business day of August)