Grant Applicants

The Foundation has moved to an online grants management system called Foundant GLM. Those eligible who wish to apply for a grant in 2017 and/or 2018, please review the Applicant Tutorials below so that you can become acquainted with this system. Paper applications are not accepted for Discretionary or Future Fund Grant Cycles. Online forms for the upcoming grant cycles will be accessible June 30, 2017.

  • Field of Interest  Grant Cycle Deadline: Proposals due July 28, 2017
  • Fall Discretionary Grant Cycle Deadline: Letters of Intent due August 25, 2017
  • Future Fund 2017 Grant Cycle Deadline: Proposals due January 12, 2018
  • Spring Discretionary Grant Cycle Deadline: Letters of Intent due online January 26, 2018

Applicant Tutorials Applicant Tutorial Video Tutorial The Community Foundation of Abilene requires nonprofit organizations to report on the impact of programs it funds. The evaluation includes details about the need the program attempted to meet, its objectives, elements, measurable outcomes, the role of partners, plans for the future, opportunities for improvement and an accounting of expenditures. If you have any questions, please contact Michelle Parrish at or 325-676-3883.

2016-2017 Grant Information

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Discretionary Grants

Future Fund Grants

Field of Interest Grants