The Memorial Trust responds to the ever-changing needs of various segments of the population, especially to the needs of young people and people who are disadvantaged either physically or economically. Education is one of the primary funding areas, in addition to arts and culture, community development, environment, historic preservation, disabilities and universal access, and youth initiatives.
Under the education program, support is given to organizations that provide educational opportunities or academic assistance to individuals who demonstrate an intellectual aptitude as well as financial need. Examples include scholarships, fellowships, academic counseling, literacy, and journalism. Eligible applicants are 501(c)(3) organizations. Interested applicants must first submit a Letter of Inquiry online. Select applicants are then invited to submit a full proposal.
Eligibility: Public, Private, Other (including homeschool, 501 (c)(3) organizations)
Award: Awards range from $10,000 to $20,000.
Deadline: Letters of Inquiry are accepted November 1 through January 31, annually.
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