Grant Details

Title Robert R. McCormick Foundation
Website http://www.mccormickfoundation.org/page.aspx?pid=613
State Illinois
Type General
Phone 312-445-5000
Email asmith@McCormickFoundation.org
Address McCormick Foundation Education Program 205 N. Michigan Avenue Suite 4300 Chicago, IL 60601
Range $50,000
Giving Area Most grants are given in Illinois. A handful of grants are given in Colorado, Florida, California and New York
What is Funded The Education Program funds a wide variety of organizations and activities that advance its mission through one or more of its priority areas. Areas of support include public policy, public awareness and building quality infrastructure.
Who is Eligible nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations
Restrictions "The Foundation does not support individual scholarships or individual early childhood education programs. (For example, we do not support home-based, center-based or school-based providers’ requests for funds to cover the costs of field trips, supplies, equipment, operations, etc.) The Foundation also does not fund programs that advance a particular religious or sectarian purpose, partisan political or electoral activities, endowments, or individual scholarships or personal research projects."
How to Apply Go to their website and click on the link for Apply For a Grant. They ask that you submit a Letter of Inquiry and if they are interested in a full proposal, they will contact you.
Deadline January
Deadline Details Letter of inquiry due January 2nd.

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