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Selley Foundation Grant


Agency
Foundation

GrantWatch ID#
174544

Funding Source
THE GREATER NEW ORLEANS FOUNDATION
Selley Foundation
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Geographic Focus
USA: Louisiana: Greater New Orleans Area

Important Dates
Deadline: 02/04/24 Save

Grant Description
Grants to Louisiana nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit residents in eligible areas. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Focus areas include the environment, arts and culture, and education. Funding is intended for programs that improve the lives of people in the Greater New Orleans area.

Selley supports nonprofits serving the greater New Orleans area with an emphasis on capital needs, but occasionally will consider programmatic requests. In the area of education, the Fund will support capital items and special programs for higher learning institutions and high schools with a record of excellence. In the arts & culture, the Fund will support organizations that strive for excellence.



Recipient

Additional Eligibility Criteria
Selley supports nonprofits serving the greater New Orleans area.

Ineligible
In general, Selley does not make grants to support athletics, annual operating funds or budgets, special events, or fundraising benefits.

Selley will not fund 100 percent of a project.

Pre-Application Information
How to Apply:
Selley has two annual grantmaking cycles, one in the spring and one in the fall. Selley has a two-step application process. The first step is to access and complete the Selley LOI. In the second step, upon review of the Selley LOI, a limited number of applicants will then be invited to submit a full grant application.

Dates for Spring grantmaking cycle:

- Selley’s online portal opens on January 2
- LOIs are due on or before February 4 (or next business day)
- LOIs are considered by the Selley Trustees in March
- If an organization is invited to submit a full grant application, the invitation will include procedures and a due date.
- Full applications will be considered at the Selley Trustees’ meeting in May.

Deadlines for Fall grantmaking cycle:

- Selley’s online portal opens on July 1
- LOIs are due on or before August 2
- LOIs are considered by the Selley Trustees in September
- If an organization is invited to submit a full grant application, the invitation will include procedures and a due date.
- Full applications will be considered at the Selley Trustees’ meeting in November.

Submitting a Letter of Intent:
Selley will only accept LOIs electronically through the online portal. Proposals that are not submitted electronically will not be considered.

GLM Applicant Tutorial: http://www.foundant.com/applicant-tutorial.php

Contact Information
Apply Online: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=gnof

For questions about grant opportunities, please email grants@gnof.org.

Greater New Orleans Foundation
919 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70130

P: 504-598-4663
F: 504-598-4676

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