Foundation / Corporation
Lily Auchincloss Foundation
12/15/18 5:00 PM - Human Services applications only
Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to New York City nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in local communities. Eligible proposals must align with one of the following categories of funding: human services, preservation and environment, and arts. Funding may also support educational programs, however, organizations must apply under one of the other funding categories based on program content.
GrantWatch ID#: 178064
A request must be proportionate to the program and organization’s budget. The Foundation’s grants range from $5,000 – $25,000.
The Foundation funds only 501(c)3 organizations located within the five boroughs of New York City.
The Foundation has three deadlines per year. The online application is available one month prior to each deadline and closes at 5pm on the following dates. Please note that if a deadline falls on a weekend, the deadline is extended to the following Monday at 5pm.
Organizations may only apply once a year.
April 15 (spring cycle) – this date was changed from March 15 to April 15
Online application available from March 15-April 15 at 5pm.
Proposals are reviewed and all applicants are contacted during the month of May.
Final decision is made in July.
August 15 (fall cycle)
Online application available from July 15-August 15 at 5pm.
Proposals are reviewed and all applicants are contacted during the month of October.
Final decision is made in December.
December 15 (winter cycle)
Online application available from November 15-December 15 at 5pm.
Proposals are reviewed and all applicants are contacted during the month of February.
Final decision is made in April.
Types of Grants:
More information about the Foundation may be found here:
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Rossana Martínez, Foundation Manager
Lily Auchincloss Foundation, Inc.
16 East 79th Street, #31
New York, NY 10075
USA: New York City; New York