Is my organization eligible for a grant?

GRANT ELIGIBILITY

 

Our grants fall into two main categories:
 

1. Regular Grants

These standard foundational grants are for larger health care projects in Palm Beach County.

There are no specific dollar-amount limitations for Regular Grants but they are usually for more than $25,000.
Applications for our Regular Grants are accepted year-round.


2. Quantum in the Community Grants

These smaller grants are for projects that meet the basic needs of people in Palm Beach County.

Your request must be for less than $25,000.

Applications for 2017 Quantum in the Community Grants will open on June 12th..
Applications must be received by Friday, August 18th.

Funding anouncements will be made during the week of October 16th.



Learn more about Quantum in the Community.

Select the type of grant you are interested in to see the correct eligibility criteria:

 

Eligibility Criteria:

REGULAR GRANTS

 

To be eligible for a Regular Grant, your organization must meet these criteria:

1. Your day-to-day work must be focused on improving the health of people in Palm Beach County.
2. Your proposed project must match our vision & mission as well as our current strategy.
3. You must be able to measure the impact your program will have and be able to show your results.


Additionally, your organization must be:

EITHER
A non-profit and tax-exempt under 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service Code (IRC) and defined as a public charity under 509(a) 1, 2, or 3 (types I, II, or a functionally integrated type III)
OR
An accredited school or university
OR
A unit of government or a public agency -- typically tax-exempt under Section 107(c)(1) or Section 511(a)(2)(B) of the IRC

 

If your organization is eligible
for a Quantum Foundation Regular Grant,

APPLY HERE NOW

 

 

At this time, we do not fund:
  • Grants to individuals
  • Individual scholarships
  • Health research
  • Religious organizations for religious purposes
  • Endowments
  • Operating deficits or retirement of debt
  • Political causes, candidates, organizations, or campaigns
  • Grants to 509(a)(3), type III supporting organizations that are not “functionally integrated”

 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

QUANTUM IN THE COMMUNITY GRANTS

 

Applications for our Quantum in the Community Grants are accepted once a year.
 

Applications for 2016 Quantum in the Community Grants are now closed.
Funding anouncements will be made during the week of October 24th.

Application dates for 2017 will be posted on this site in the Spring.

The eligibility criteria for these smaller grants differ from our Regular Grants, and there is a streamlined application process.
 

To be eligible for a Quantum in the Community Grant, your organization must meet these criteria:
  1. 501(c)(3) IRS designation
  2. Annual cash expenses of $500,000 or less
  3. Have been working in Palm Beach County for a minimum of six months
  4. Programs and services must provide basic needs assistance to individuals and families in Palm Beach County.
At this time, we do not fund:
  • Grants to individuals
  • Individual scholarships
  • Health research
  • Religious organizations for religious purposes
  • Endowments
  • Operating deficits or retirement of debt
  • Political causes, candidates, organizations, or campaigns
  • Grants to 509(a)(3), type III supporting organizations that are not “functionally integrated”