Proposal Submission Deadlines

Proposals must be submitted via our online portal by 5:00 p.m. on the application deadline. Each proposal is time stamped upon submission.

Upcoming deadlines:

  • August 17, 2017  
  • November 16, 2017 - Arts/Cultural proposals may be submitted this quarter only
  • February 15, 2018 - Education proposals may be submitted this quarter only
  • May 16, 2018

On occasion, the Foundation may issue Requests for Proposals for special initiatives. These will be published with specific guidelines and deadlines which may differ from those published below.


Deadlines are set to coordinate with quarterly meetings of the Board of Directors of The Foundation. Board Meetings are typically the 4th Thursday in January, April, July, and October.

You will receive notification on the decision about your proposal after the meeting of the Board of Directors of The Foundation. For approved grants, the notification letter will state the terms and any contingencies, the procedure for requesting the funds, and the requirements for submitting progress reports.