Next Submission Dates

The foundation will accept proposal submissions for consideration three times a year. Please check the website often as dates can fluctuate. Applications are due at 5 p.m. Pacific Time on the last day of the submission period.

Spring 2018 Board Meeting: December 4 – 15, 2017

Summer 2018 Board Meeting: April 30 – May 11, 2018

Winter 2018 Board Meeting: September 10 – 21, 2018

Applications may only be submitted during the dates listed. Do not attempt to submit or start an application prior to the submission start date or you might lose your work.


In preparation for submitting your application, we encourage you to compose the proposal in Microsoft Word and once it is ready, copy and paste content directly in to the foundation’s online application. Check the website often as dates may need to shift for unforeseen circumstances.

Detailed application instructions and a downloadable Application Overview PDF can be found under How to Apply.