Grant Process

What you need to know:

Applying for a Student Philanthropy grant is a great way to receive the funding necessary for you to follow your philanthropic passions.  Do you have a great idea that could benefit a cause that's important to you? Apply for a Student Philanthropy grant today!  We would love to fund your project.

Grant proposals can be in support of various causes. We encourage projects that address social justice and leadership development.  However, we welcome grant proposals with our emphases.  

View a complete list of Guidelines for more information. 

Fill out an Application today!

Grants Timeline*

  • April 2nd, 2012 -midnight: Deadline for submitting a grant proposal
  • April 13th, 2012: Recipient(s) of grant money will be notified
  • June 30, 2013**: Grant money must be spent
  • September 1, 2013**: Final report on the impact of the grant must be received by the Student Philanthropy Advisory Board

*Please note these dates are subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances.  Grant applicants will be notified of changes as they become available.

**These dates may be modified under certain circumstances. 

Need some inspiration for your project?  Check out previous grant recipients.

First time writing a grant proposal?  Check out the links below for helpful hints:

Common Mistakes Made by Grant Applicants: