Grants Section

Priorities

The Foundation generally awards grants with priority given to an applicant that:

  1. identifies the significant and long-term potential impact achieved by funding the project,
  2. communicates a clear plan for timely implementation,
  3. promotes volunteer participation and citizen involvement,
  4. addresses relevant issues and identifies legitimate problems affecting the community,
  5. demonstrates that the project cannot be accomplished without external funding,
  6. exhibits effective and resourceful fundraising practices, such as matching grants and contributions from other donors, benefiting both the organization and the community,
  7. complies with Accountability Indicators for Nonprofit Organizations as prescribed by the Nonprofit Management Center of the Permian Basin.