Foundation / Corporation
The Scherman Foundation - Katharine S. and Axel G. Rosin Fund
03/16/20 - For proposals focusing on Environment
Grants to New York City nonprofit organizations for short-term, innovative, impactful projects in the areas of environment, the arts, and community development. A Letter of Intent is required prior to submission of the full proposal. While arts and community related projects will serve City residents, environmental programs may have a domestic or international focus.
For Environment requests, there is additional guidance on suggested elements for a successful proposal. For more details, see the Supporting Documents field below.
GrantWatch ID#: 166500
Art and Environment Grants will range between $100,000 and $250,000 per year, with the possibility of larger grants for extraordinary opportunities.
Strengthening NY Communities Grants will range between $100,000 and $150,000 per year, with the possibility of larger grants up to $250,000 for extraordinary opportunities.
The Rosin Fund is accepting proposals for multi-year funding. Grants cover a period of one to three years.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit an LOI: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=scherman
Naiche Parker, Grants Manager
The Scherman Foundation
16 East 52nd Street, Suite 601
New York, NY 10022
tel 212-832-3086 | fax 212-838-0154
USA: New York City; New York
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