The foundation makes grants in the following areas:
The Norcliffe Foundation provides support to a wide variety of organizations and projects. Grant size depends on the scope of the project and the capacity of the organization.
Nearly 60% of the grants we make are $15,000 or less.
Things to consider when determining the appropriate amount to request:
Funding types include:
The Foundation does not make grants to organizations for deficit financing or debt reduction.
There are no specific deadlines. We accept requests on a rolling basis, year-round. Since the review process entails careful study, an applicant should allow up to six months for a decision.
Please wait twelve months after your last decision (or payment) date before submitting a new application. If you receive a grant of more than $50,000, we ask that you wait twenty-four months from final payment before submitting a new application.
Organizations operating within the following eleven Puget Sound counties of Washington State are welcome to submit an application:
Click here to determine if your organization is eligible to apply for funding from The Norcliffe Foundation.