Grant Application & Deadlines

Grant Application

Elements of the Application include: A project description, project cost, signatures of the church pastor, school principal, or agency head; a narrative description of the organization, a specific funding request, the budget for the project, including bids and proposals; and a list of all sources of income for the project. The grant application will also include the organization's most recent financial report, current operating budget, list of board of directors or parish finance council, a copy of the most recent IRS letter, and, in some instances, two competitive bids or proposals for purchases of computer or other major equipment.

Applications are processed two times a year — Thursday, January 22nd and Thursday, August 20th in 2015 — but may be submitted at any time. Applications must be completed in accordance with the form below, and submitted with all required attachments. They can be submitted online below or submit one copy by e-mail to Applicants are asked not to contact Foundation trustees about their application. If you have questions about the grant application process, please contact the Grants Department of The Catholic Foundation at 972.661.9792 or by email at

A PDF copy of the complete Grant Application is available below, or by request from The Catholic Foundation (972.661.9792, or

Download Grant Application (PDF Document)

Online Grant Application Submission

In an effort to reduce an excess of printed copies of grant submissions and as part of The Foundation's sustainability practice, all grant applications can now be submitted here online.

We ask that you complete the grant application form available for download above and submit a saved copy via the upload section below. Additional supporting documents outlined in the application checklist can be uploaded below as well.

Please make sure you have all of your supporting documentation ready prior to starting the upload process. This is a timed session and must be completed within 15 minutes to ensure proper submission. Files are limited to 200KB in size.

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Virginia Dominguez at

Grant Deadlines

The 2015 Catholic Foundation grant application deadlines are Thursday, January 22nd, 2015 and Thursday, August 20th, 2015.

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