G. Unger Vetlesen Foundation Grants

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Programs
that Focus On the Earth Sciences

GrantWatch ID#: 172503
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

G. Unger Vetlesen Foundation


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Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions for programs, projects, and research that focus on the Earth Sciences. Applicants must submit an LOI at least four to six weeks before the deadline of October 31st. The funding source's overall mission is to aid and contribute to scientific achievement resulting in a clearer understanding of the Earth, its history, and its relation to the universe.

The Foundation funds only those organizations that are qualified to receive charitable grants under the United States Internal Revenue Code and applicable regulations.

The Foundation does not make grants to individuals. The Foundation does not make grants to organizations with a fiscal sponsor or whose tax-exempt status is pending. Organizations applying for a grant must have received an IRS determination letter.

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Please be advised that the Foundation does not provide updates or status reports for applications.Upon submission of your application through this website, you will receive an email confirming receipt.

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

The review process for grant applications takes approximately 4-6 weeks. Applicants will be contacted with a response via email by the Foundation within that review period. If the application is met with a positive response, the Foundation will request a detailed proposal and, if helpful, schedule a meeting with the prospective grantee.Proposals are to be submitted only upon invitation. Unsolicited proposals will not be reviewed.

In order to be reviewed in June, proposals should be received by April 30th; and in order to be reviewed in December, proposals should be received by October 31st.

Proposals may be submitted only by invitation. Unsolicited proposals will not be reviewed.

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

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Any mail for the Foundation should be sent to:

Ambrose K. Monell, President
The G. Unger Vetlesen Foundation
c/o Fulton Vittoria, LLP
One Rockefeller Plaza, Suite 301
New York, NY 10020-2002

Telephone: (212) 586-0700
Fax: (212) 245-1863

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