Grants and Guidelines

Grant Applications

The Women’s Fund 2021 grants cycle has ended. Applications were accepted from organizations whose primary focus is to address key issues affecting women and girls in Central New York.

Eligibility

Applications were accepted from nonprofit organizations determined as tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the US Internal Revenue Code (IRS) that provide services in Onondaga, Cayuga, Madison and/or Oswego counties. If the IRS does not recognize your organization as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, you must submit written approval from the 501(c)(3) sponsor that has agreed to act as your fiscal agent for the grant.  Preference will be given to organizations with annual operating budgets of $5M or less.

Availability

The Women’s Fund grants are $5000 each. To be considered for a grant, applications must be submitted on or before the application deadline.

Applications must be submitted electronically by June 15th of each year.

The 2021 grant round has ended. Check back next year for more info!

Application Instructions

You may CLICK HERE to access the Women's Fund application.

Questions about the Fund and its application process may be directed to Sean Reed Jr. at WomensFundgrants@cnycf.org.

The Women's Fund of Central New York is a component fund of the Central New York Community Foundation.

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