Timeline

Thank you for submitting your pre-application for our Two-Year Grant cycle. The application Process is now Closed. Please visit our website for future updates on our 2020 Grant Cycle. 

Dates for participating in 2019 Two-Year Grant Cycle

Stage One: Letter of Inquiry (LOI)

August 24, 2018 - Organizations are notified if they have been selected for the first stage of our cycle. Those that have will receive our LOI form. You must fill out and submit the Pre-Application below in order to be considered for an LOI invitation. All pre-applications submitted on or after August 10, 2018, will be reviewed for our 2020 Grant Cycle. 

September 7, 2018 - LOI form is due electronically. 
October 5, 2018 - Organizations are notified if they have been selected for the second stage of our cycle. Those that have will receive our Digital RFP Video package.

Stage Two: Request for Digital RFP Video (RFP)

November 5, 2018 – Digital RFP Video package is due electronically.
November 30, 2018 - Organizations are notified if they have been selected to move onto the final stage of our cycle. Those that have will be contacted to set up a site visit (if applicable) by a Palette Fund staff member.

Stage Three: Site Visits and Final Decisions

December 14, 2018 – Site visits must be completed.
January 7, 2019 – Grant Award Letters are distributed to our selected grantees.

Please note that the foundation does not accept unsolicited LOI's or Proposals at this time. Although we do our best to respond to every inquiry, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to return all emails and/or give input and feedback on proposal ideas or the status of your application.