In-Class Funding Research: Group Exercise

  1. Go to the "Where to find funding" page on the course website
  2. Scroll down and click on the "Top Giving Foundations, S.C."
  3. Pick 2 different foundations (only 1 can overlap with another group)
  4. No matter where you find your possible funding sources, you should learn as much as you can about each foundation by answering the following 9 questions:
    1. How much do they give, annually?
    2. What is their website address?
    3. Who are the people to contact with questions?
    4. When are their deadlines?
    5. Who is eligible for their grants?
    6. How much money is provided by their grants?
    7. What types of projects do they support?
    8. Find examples of recent grants they’ve awarded.
    9. What materials and information is required to be included in their grant applications?