Woods Charitable Fund only accepts applications from non-profit organizations that have communicated with us and have been asked to complete an application form. Organizations seeking to renew previous grants also are required to contact the Fund before reapplying. Organizations must inquire about applying before the first date of the submission period.

Inquiry Deadline Submission Dates Notification Dates
April 15 April 15 to 30 November
October 15 October 15 to 31 May

Note: The application must be submitted online before the end of the deadline day or, if the deadline falls on a weekend, the deadline will defer to the following business day.

In cases of extreme emergency, Woods Charitable Fund will consider interim proposals of $10,000 or less outside the set timetable.

Breakthrough Initiative Grants

The timetable for applying for the annual Breakthrough Initiative Grants is available here.