GRANT FOCUS: Education, Libraries, Higher Education, Health, Healthcare
Amount: $50,000 – $100,000
Deadline: May 31, 2019
“The Foundation will consider grant proposals with emphasis on innovative projects in the fields of libraries, education, hospitals and clinics.
Grants for Libraries – Grant proposals will be considered generally for resource Endowments (for example, print, film, electronic database, speakers/workshops), capital construction and capital equipment. Projects fostering broader public access to global information sources utilizing collaborative efforts, pioneering technologies and equipment are encouraged.
Grants for Educational Institutions – Grant proposals from universities, colleges and secondary schools will be considered generally for: (a) educational endowments to fund scholarships based solely on educational achievements, leadership and academic ability of the student; (b) endowments to support fellowships and teaching chairs for educators who confine their activities primarily to classroom instruction in the liberal arts, mathematics and the sciences during the academic year; (c) erection or endowment of buildings, wings of or additions to buildings; equipment for educational purposes. (d)capital equipment for educational purposes.d
Grants for Hospitals and Clinics – Grant proposals from hospitals and clinics where the proposal addresses a new health need, an improvement in the quality of health care or reduced health costs with better patient outcomes will be considered generally for: (a) endowments for programs; (b) erection or endowment of buildings, wings of or additions to buildings; (c) capital equipment.”
Funder: The Gladys Brooks Foundation
Eligibility: “The Foundation provides grants to institutions/organizations which are exempt from tax under section 501(c)(3) of the IRC and are not private foundations as defined in section 509 of the Code. Generally, the Board will only consider grant proposals from applicants in the states of: Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island.”