||U.S. BanCorp Foundation
|| Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, Wyoming
||Varies depending on state/area
Varies depending on state/area. http://www.usbank.com/community/state-contacts-deadlines.html
|What is Funded
innovative programs that help low-income and at-risk students succeed in school and prepare for post-secondary education;
financial literacy training;
effective mentoring programs.
Priority is given to programs that reach a broad number of students, bring together community resources, support curriculum innovation, and can, if successful, be replicated.
|Who is Eligible
||Tax-exempt status under IRS section 501(c)(3)
||The U.S. Bancorp Foundation charitable contributions program will not provide funding for:
-organizations that are not tax-exempt under Internal Revenue Code section 501(c)(3)
-fraternal organizations, merchant associations, chamber memberships or programs, or 501(c)(4) or (6) organizations
-section 509(a)(3) supporting organizations
-fundraising events or sponsorships
-"pass through" organizations or private foundations
-organizations outside U.S. Bancorp communities
-programs operated by religious organizations for religious purposes
-political organizations or organizations designed primarily to lobby
-travel and related expenses
-organizations receiving primary funding from United Way
-organizations whose practices are not in keeping with the company's equal opportunity policy
|How to Apply
||Go to their company website and click on link to find if your state BanCorp accepts applications. Follow instructions given for the specific states.
||Deadlines vary depending on state.