ecf-30-button-150x150.jpgLOOKING FORWARD — ECF's 2017 Strategic Plan

grant applications
and guidelines

Apply for one of our grants. Build your organization. Extend your reach. Review our guidelines, prepare an application. Contact us for assistance.

Grantee Responsibilities

ECF works closely with our grantee organizations. This document outlines the ways the grantee will be expected to communicate goals and objectives and measurable progress as the grant year progresses. Download

BY INVITATION ONLY Responsive Grant Full Application 2017

Organizations invited to submit a full application for a 2017/2018 Program and Capacity Building grant proposals are required to submit materials as described in this document. Proposals must be submitted by March 1, 2017 11:59pm through http://evanstoncf.egrant.net Download

2017 Responsive Grants Program Guidelines (RFP)

Applicants can submit letters of inquiry between December 9, 2016 and January 17, 2017. The RFP document details ECF's mission and principles, and our grantmaking philosophy. Applicant qualifications, funding parameters, areas of interest, types of grants, instructions on how to apply, key dates, and letter of inquiry requirements are also specified in the document. Download

Budget Form 2017-2018

Applicants use this spreadsheet to submit proposed budget information with other application materials. Download