Foundation / Corporation
Iowa Women’s Foundation (IWF)
04/30/21 5:00 PM CDT Receipt
Grants of up to $10,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations and grassroots groups for programs and services to enhance the lives of women and girls throughout the State. Eligible projects help to provide women and girls with the necessary resources for achieving success and self-sufficiency.
Projects that receive IWF Core Grant funding: Economic self-sufficiency for all of Iowa’s women and girls is central to the mission of the Iowa Women’s Foundation and the Core Grants program. To be successful proposed projects must focus primarily on serving the needs and aspirations of women and girls. To this end, six specific areas have been identified as the most critical barriers for Iowa women and girls, and all grant applications must address one of these barriers: employment, childcare, housing, education/training, transportation, or mentorship.
Funded projects and programs embody one or more of the following characteristics:
GrantWatch ID#: 143869
Awards up to $10,000 per project
WF grants run January 1 to December 31. Projects must be completed within one year. Occasionally, projects may be considered for additional funding in subsequent grant cycles.IWF places no restrictions on the number of years a program can be funded. However, to receive subsequent funding for the same program, IWF will want to see growth, expansion, and/or innovation to the original program.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Email completed application forms, Information Session RSVPs, and requests for mentor assistance to the Iowa Women’s Foundation at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For general inquiries please contact
Dawn Oliver Wiand, IWF Executive Director
Office phone: 319-774-3814
Iowa Women's Foundation
2201 East Grantview Drive, Suite 200
Coralville, IA 52241
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