Grant Process and Applications
Be sure to consult our Grant Categories and Grant Calendar & Guidelines for important information regarding eligibility, restrictions and types of support.
JWF has a four-step application process. All applications are due in the JWF office no later than 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Please note, an emailed confirmation of receipt will be sent within 2 business days. If you do not receive an email confirmation, then the application may not have been received and you must contact Lisbeth Rock at the JWF office at 561.852.3188 or at LisbethR@bocafed.org.
- Submit a Letter of Intent – Tuesday, August 28, 2018
- Notification to submit full Grant Application to specified Organizations – Thursday, November 15, 2018
- Submit full Grant Proposal (only if invited to do so by JWF) – Monday, December 17, 2018
Step One: Submit Letter of Intent
JWF welcomes an initial Letter of Intent from any organization that seeks to improve the status of Jewish women and children.
Letters of Intent are due in the JWF office by 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday, August 28, 2018.
- Click here to download the 2018-2019 Letter of Intent in Microsoft Word Format
Last Updated: 07/10/18
- Click here to download the 2018-2019 Letter of Intent in Acrobat PDF Format
Last Updated: 07/10/18
Completion of the Letter of Intent form is required.
You may reproduce it on your computer, but please use no more than two or three pages to answer the questions, in a 12-point font.
Domestic organizations (within the United States) have no limit as to the number of Letters of Intent that may be submitted for distinct different programs. International organizations (outside the United States) may submit one Letter of Intent per year. Organizations must have their own 501(c)3 tax status or with a fiscal agent that is a 501(c)3 public charity.
Step Two: Status Notification by JWF
JWF evaluates and notifies each applicant by Friday, November 16, 2018.
Step Three: Submit a Full Grant Proposal
The Deadline for submitting full grant proposals is Monday, December 17, 2018, by 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.
Please do not submit a proposal unless specifically requested to do so by JWF.
An email confirmation will be sent within 2 business days.
If you do not receive an email confirmation, then the application was not received and you must contact the JWF office at 561.852.3188 or LisbethR@bocafed.org.
If requested format of application is not followed, the application will not be accepted.
Late applications will not be accepted.
For assistance with the proposal, please click here for Grant Application Tips.
Step Four: Final Notification of Grants Awarded
JWF will make its final grant determinations and grant recipients will receive notification of grant awards by Friday, March 8, 2019.
Grant funds will be disbursed in July/August of 2019.
Lisbeth Rock, Director, Foundation Leadership Engagement
561.852.3188 | LisbethR@bocafed.org