Grant resources

Key resources for grant applicants and grant recipients

Key application dates

Grant applications for our next grant cycle open on Dec. 15, 2020, and close at 3 p.m. on Jan. 12, 2021.

Grant applications close at 3:00 p.m. on the date indicated for each round.

Getting Started

Contact our team

Before submitting an application, please contact a member of our Grant Team.

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Start your grant application

Use this link to access our online grantee portal and apply for a grant. We recommend beginning the portal registration process early.

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General Resources

Grantseeker user guide and FAQs

Find application FAQs and instructions on how to access and use the grant portal.

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Dec. 14 Grantmaking Information Session

Join program officers from the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation and our partner foundations – F. R. Bigelow Foundation and Mardag Foundation – to learn more about our first cycle of grantmaking for 2021. The virtual session will provide an overview of the grantmaking programs and an opportunity for a Q&A.

12 p.m. - 1 p.m., Dec. 14, virtual

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Dec. 17 Grantmaking Information Session

Join program officers from the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation and our partner foundations – F. R. Bigelow Foundation and Mardag Foundation – to learn more about our first cycle of grantmaking for 2021. The virtual session will provide an overview of the grantmaking programs and an opportunity for a Q&A.

3 p.m. - 4 p.m., Dec. 17, virtual

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Application Documents

Grant guidelines

Find out what areas and types of work we fund.

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Grant application questions

Take a look at the application questions and a sample budget before you apply.

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Reporting

Final report form

Current grantees can use this form to file final reports.

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Interim report form

Current grantees can use this form to file interim reports.

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