Grants and Scholarships
Cliff Todd Endowment grants promote fairness and equality for LGBTQ Kentuckians through educational outreach.
We are seeking projects that:
- Promote understanding, respect and acceptance of LGBTQ Kentuckians by the community at large.
- Promote grassroots leadership development.
- Build collaborative efforts between LGBTQ and non-LGBTQ organizations.
- Create inclusive communities.
- Engage in antiracist work.
- Improve the climate for LGBTQ people in rural communities.
JustFundKy does not fund and Cliff Todd Endowment grants will not be awarded to:
- Political candidates or political parties
- For profit corporations
- Direct services
- Programming outside the Commonwealth of Kentucky
- JustFundKY does not pay indirect costs associated with grants to Colleges and Universities or fiscal sponsors.
INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR A GRANT?
First thing to do: submit a letter of inquiry by March 1st. If you have previously received a similar grant from JustFundKY or are confident your request is consistent with the JustFundKY mission, the letter of inquiry is not necessary
LETTER OF INQUIRY
A letter of inquiry must be no more than one or two pages in length and contain the following information:
- a brief history of the organization or group making the request
- name, address, phone and email of the contact person
- a description of the proposed project
- the project's desired outcome
- the grant amount being requested, total project budget and annual organizational budget (if applicable)
- other committed and /or anticipated funding sources for the project
All letters of inquiry will be reviewed. Organizations that outline a request that is consistent with the goals and parameters of the Clifford Todd Endowment shall be invited to submit a formal and detailed application by March 15th.
FORMAL GRANT APPLICATION
Please download and complete the Formal Grant Application for consideration.
HOW WILL THE GRANT BE EVALUATED?
JustFundKY has adopted a grant rubric to assist the Grant Review Committee in making its decisions.
View the Grant Rubric
DEADLINE FOR GRANT APPLICATIONS
WHEN WILL THE GRANT DECISIONS BE ANNOUNCED
DO YOU HAVE A QUESTION?
Are you interested in more information about JustFundKY's grants and scholarships? Do you need some additional clarification? Please get in touch with us!