Dates for participating in 2017 Grant Cycle I (Closed)
Stage One: Letter of Inquiry (LOI)
August 15, 2016 - 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.
September 1, 2016 - LOI form is due electronically.
September 19, 2016 - Organizations are notified if they have been selected for the second stage of our cycle. Those that have will receive our Request for Proposal package.
Stage Two: Request for Proposal (RFP)
November 1, 2016 – RFP package is due electronically.
November 28, 2016 - 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 by a Palette Fund staff member.
Stage Three: Site Visits and Final Decisions
December 12, 2016 – Site visits must be completed.
December 30, 2016 – 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.