Status Update: Deadline passed

To determine if your project meets the parameters of a Jefferson Trust grant:


  • Application forms are made available in July.
  • The proposal submission deadline is 11:59 pm on October 1.
  • Some applicants will be asked to meet with the board in January to provide more information – this is not an indication of funding status.
  • All applicants will be notified of decisions in February, with grants formally announced in April.

Proposal Instructions

We have launched a new web-based proposal system. Click the button below to create an account and submit a proposal! Your information will be saved in the system, but is not visible to the reviewers until you submit the final version. Please contact if you have any problems with your account.

Begin a proposal »

*Please be aware that all proposals must be submitted through this form – we will not accept previous versions.