Organizations making grants concerned with biodiversity, habitat conservation, protection of endangered species, and such should be submitted to Grant-Making_Foundations/EnvironmentalMaking grants concerned with animal welfare and the humane treatment of animals.
If the foundation has a principle subject area focus, please submit under that subcategory.Grant-making foundations organized by the geographic region where they make grants.
Note that community foundations are listed under Community Foundations.
If the foundation focuses on a particular geographic community or region, but is NOT a community foundation according to the category description, please submit it under Grant-Making_Foundations/By_Region.In its general charitable purposes, a community foundation is much like a private foundation. It typically makes grants in a variety of program areas, such as education, health, human needs, and arts, in a limited geographic area.
In your description, please describe the foundation''s activities, not the corporation''s.Associated with a corporation, funded by the corporation and/or its employees, and making grants in a variety of program areas.
If the foundation makes grants only in a specific program area, such as animal welfare or medicine, please submit the site to that category. Foundations funded by employee contributions from multiple unrelated corporations are not included here. They may be submitted under a Regional category, or in the toplevel Grant-Making Foundations category.
Generally, deeplinks of corporation sites will not be listed.
Scholarships, grants, fellowships, and other funding for individuals for higher education (undergraduate and post-graduate) should be submitted under Reference/Education/Colleges_and_Universities/Financial_Aid.Grant Making Foundations for education may provide grants for:
Foundations which only support a local school or school district should be submitted under Regional, to the locality where the school or district is located.
Please submit directories of grant-making foundations working in a particular issue area to the subcategory for that issue.Sites which are wholly or primarily directories of foundations which make grants in a range of issue areas.
Please submit sites for associations of grant-makers working in a particular issue area to the subcategory for the issue.Membership associations of foundations and other organizations, who make grants in a variety of issue areas.
Please be sure your description includes the foundation''s grantmaking focus.Grantmaking foundations whose primary focus is relations between people or groups of different races, ethnicities, and/or religions.
Foundations whose granting focus or limit is individuals or groups of a particular race or ethnicity should not be submitted to this category. They may fit under By Region, or in the general grant-making category. Foundations whose granting focus is a particular religion should typically be submitted under that religion in Religion and Spirituality.
Sites about women as donors or philanthropists should be submitted under Society/People/Women/Philanthropy.Making grants to individual women, groups of women, or groups working on a broad range of issues specific to women.
Please include any geographic limit or issue area focus in the description.