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Spring 2020 Grant Application

Submissions for the spring grant cycle have closed. Decisions will be made by mid-April and all applicants will be notified in a timely manner. Please note, organizations may only apply for funding from The Montclair Foundation once per year.

Grants are generally awarded in amounts ranging from $1,000 to $10,000. No grants are awarded to individuals.



Welcome to our online grant application process! The Montclair Foundation requires all grant-seekers to submit their applications on line. If this is the first time using this system, all applicants will need to create an account.

The online application consists of fields to be filled in, and attachments (documents) from you. Attachments can be Microsoft Word, Excel, or PDF files created on a copier/scanner. Do NOT include compressed ZIP files or password-protected files.

The following documents are to be submitted as required attachments to your online application:

  • Copy of the IRS letter of determination indicating 501(c)(3) tax exempt status

  • Organization’s operating budget for the coming year

  • List of the names of the organization’s Board of Directors

  • Audited Financial Statement for the most recent year available or a Form 990

  • Project budget

  • List of other sources of funding being solicited and their status to date with those sources

Submissions for the spring grant cycle have closed.  Please follow the link below to check on your application.