Foundation / Corporation
Spirit of Construction Foundation
02/15/19 Electronic Receipt
Grants to Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana nonprofit organizations, schools, and IHEs in the greater Cincinnati area for construction education and training, as well as construction projects that will benefit local communities. Funding is intended for projects or training that engage youth in hands-on construction activities.
Funding priorities include:
Construction Education: Supports students or construction related programs at the following institutions of higher learning:
- Cincinnati State Technical & Community College
- Northern Kentucky University
- University of Cincinnati
- Trade and vocational programs in Greater Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky, Southeastern Indiana will also be considered
Programs or projects advocating the construction industry as the favorable career option to middle school, secondary school, and vocational/technical school students in the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky/Southeastern Indiana regions. All grant requests are evaluated on merit.
Local Interest Projects:
Organizations either directly or indirectly affiliated with the construction industry that have projects that enhance the city, create educational opportunities, or other activities that advocate the Foundation's mission: to recognize, celebrate, and elevate the Construction Industry and its contributions to the civic, aesthetic, and economic well-being of the Greater Cincinnati Region.
In addition to the annual grants that are awarded by the Outreach Committee, special grant requests will also be considered for recommendation to the Spirit of Construction Board for approval. These grant requests are not intended to be limited in dollar amount, and are subject to the approval of the Spirit of Construction board, as well as funds that are available within the organization to support such requests. An example of a special grant request would be the funding that has been provided in the past for our Construction Advocate/Middle School Construction Careers Outreach Program.
GrantWatch ID#: 178719
The maximum amount of grants allocated each year will not exceed an amount approved by the Spirit of Construction Board of Directors. The average amount funded per organization was $7,500 per year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Call or email Tony Brunsman at 513.382.4315 or TBrunsman@spiritofconstruction.org with any questions.
USA: Indiana: Southeastern Indiana; Kentucky: Northern Kentucky; Ohio: Greater Cincinnati