Grant Applications

Principal investigators, post-doctoral fellows, or grant coordinators may request a grant application packet.

Grant Due Dates
The Fund is now on a singular grant cycle (starting 2017).

2017/18 Funding Cycle

  • Letter of Intent Due Date: October 13, 2017
  • Investigator Informed of Decision (Letter of Intent): November 3, 2017
  • Grant Submission Due Date: February 12, 2018
  • Board of Directors Decision Date: June 29, 2018
  • Investigator Informed of Decision: July 2, 2018
  • Earliest Project Start Date: August 1, 2018


The Fund does not currently have any RFAs.

Application Instructions

The application packet is available here. The packet contains application forms and guidelines, conditions of award, and criteria for peer review.

Researchers should direct questions or concerns about the grant application process to [email protected]. All project proposals are subject to rigorous peer review. Final funding decisions are made by the Fund's Board of Directors.

of note

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Aileen Carlos, Portland-based lawyer, joins the Board of Directors learn more...