The Tower Foundation offers three opportunities to apply for funding each year. For information on eligibility, deadlines, instructions, and more, click on the guidelines below that correspond to the portfolio in which you wish to apply:
For examples of past grants, explore the Grant Recipients portion of the website. The News and Updates section provides information on open grant cycles as well as a link to our current Grantmaking Calendar.
For a preview of the preliminary application and full proposal requirements for Core Programs and Services and Healthy Communities, click here. The budget guidelines for applicants invited to submit a full proposal in these two portfolios are accessible here.
Changes to 2017 Grant Cycles
The Tower Foundation has recently made changes to our grantmaking timeline and processes. You can read about these changes in this piece, Grantmaking Changes Overview (pdf), or on our blog, "Moving the Cheese."
If you would like to discuss a potential grant application, we invite you to contact a program officer by email or phone call. Find contact information on the Our Staff page or click the blue "Questions?" button in the bottom right hand corner of your screen to schedule a call.