Grant Application Guidelines

Grant applications will be accepted only by invitation following submission of a Letter of Inquiry.

If, upon review of a Letter of Inquiry, the Foundation invites a Grant Application, instructions will be provided.


Address the following on not more than two pages:

  1. organization description
  2. proposed program description
  3. objectives
  4. anticipated outcomes
  5. evaluation measures
  6. budget
  7. timeline
  8. other funding sources
  9. if the applicant is an environmental group, state whether it takes a public position on national population concerns

Applicants should submit only one copy to John F. Rohe, Vice President-Philanthropy by mail or e-mail.

A separate Letter of Inquiry must be submitted for each program.