Outline of Grant Application Components

Organization Name

  • Address
  • City
  • State
  • Zip Code
  • Contact Person
  • Phone Number
  • Email

Organization Mission

  • Summarize

Funding Request

  • Describe the program, project, grant match or endowment challenge for which funds are currently sought.
  • Total financial goal of this project/activity
  • Amount of grant request
  • Project Budget Upload
  • Narrative (Explain each line and how you calculated the total)


  • If the grant does not provide full funding for the program/project/match, please describe how the goal will be reached.

Internal Organizational Commitment

  • What percent of board members made a financial contribution this past fiscal year?
  • What percent of board members are active in fundraising?
  • On an annual basis, how many volunteers, excluding board members, are active in your organization?

Supplemental Information

  • Name of Chief Executive
  • Current list of Board of Directors

Financials to be attached

  • Copy of organization’s most recent audited financial statement
  • Copy of organization’s Form 990 or 990-EZ (only if no audit)
  • Copy of organization’s federal IRS 501(c)(3) exemption letter
  • Copy of organization’s current year operating budget


  • Interested in collaborating with another nonprofit partner
  • Explain