FALL GRANTS

Applications for the Women to Women Giving Circle Grants (focus on women and children) and Youth Engaged in Philanthropy Grants (focus on youth) are open in the fall. The 2022 fall grant cycle opens on October 1, 2021, and close at 5 p.m. (Central time) on Monday, November 1, 2021. Access the online applications by clicking on the specific Apply buttons below.

Our Grants Policies and Process Guide will help you navigate the online application process.

To view a previously submitted grant application (2019 or later), click here

Women to Women Giving Circle Grants

  • Grants available for projects and programs that encourage advancement and opportunities for local area women and children and may be limited in scope to particular area concern
  • The W2W grant focus for 2022 is programs that support renewal and recovery after the pandemic for women and children in our community (McLean, DeWitt, Livingston and Logan counties); applicants are encouraged, but not required, to collaborate with another nonprofit organization on the grant program
  • The 2022 Women to Women grant application window will open on October 1, 2021, and close at 5 p.m. (Central time) on Monday, November 1, 2021
  • Typically, grant periods for Women to Women grants run from February 1 of one year to January 31 of the next year (please check your grant agreement for full details); all money must be expended by the January 31 deadline; final reports are due no later than February 28 following the grant cycle
  • 2022 Women to Women Grant Information Sheet (details about grant focus, collaboration, dates/deadlines)
  • 2022 Women to Women Grant Application Print Version (for information only - you must apply using the online form)
  • Women to Women requires applicants to use a common budget form; download Word or Excel files from our Resources & Forms page under either the Women to Women or Grants tabs
  • Women to Women grant final report forms may be downloaded from our Resources & Forms page under either the Women to Women or Grants tabs
  • To view a recording of the 2021 Women to Women Grant Writing Session, click here

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) Grant

  • Grants available for projects and programs that focus on youth or significantly impact youth
  • The 2022 Youth Engaged in Philanthropy grant application window open on October 1, 2021, and close at 5 p.m. (Central time) on Monday, November 1, 2021
  • Typically, grant periods for Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) grants run from February 1 of one year to January 31 of the next year (please check your grant agreement for full details); all money must be expended by the January 31 deadline; follow-up reports are due no later than February 28 following the grant cycle
  • 2022 Youth Engaged in Philanthropy Grant Information Sheet (details about grant focus, dates/deadlines)
  • 2022 Youth Engaged in Philanthropy Grant Application Print Version (for information only - you must apply using the online form)
  • Youth Engaged in Philanthropy requires applicants to use a common budget form; download Word or Excel files from our Resources & Forms page under either the Youth Engaged in Philanthropy or Grants tabs
  • Youth Engaged in Philanthropy follow-up report form may be downloaded from our Resources & Forms page under either the Youth Engaged in Philanthropy or Grants tabs

See criteria common to all grant types here. To return to a previously started grant application, click here.

To view an application submitted for a previous grant cycle (2019 and later), click here.

If you have questions about IPCF's grant process, please email Michele Evans, Grants & Communications Director, or call her at 309-662-4477.