Foundation / Corporation
Bank of Hawaii Charitable Foundation - Chun Foundation
04/15/17 Postmarked or delivered
Grants ranging from $10,000 to $15,000 to Hawaii nonprofits and government agencies for medical research and medical care for the benefit of children. Awards are intended to support basic or clinical medical research investigating the causes and cures of children's diseases; and organizations which fund medical care for sick children aged 15 and under, born, raised and living in the State of Hawaii, who are in financial need.
Examples of assistance for medical care:
1. Medical expenses for health care, not covered by insurance or other health care programs
2. Prescription costs, not covered by insurance or other health programs
3. Transportation costs to receive treatment - for example: Airplane and hotel costs for children coming to Oahu from other islands in order to receive treatment (requires explicit information).
Each expenditure must respond to a specific request made by a professional service provider (such as a social worker, therapist, physician) for a specific item or service.
GrantWatch ID#: 179832
Grant awards generally range between $10,000 - $15,000.
Indirect and/or administrative costs are limited to 5% of the project/program budget.
Only proposals for projects submitted by organizations determined to be tax exempt, publicly supported and charitable by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501 (c)(3) organization, or a unit of government will be reviewed.
Specific Eligibility Criteria for Medical Care:
Eligible child means a person who is (all criteria must be applicable to each child):
- Aged 15 and under, born, raised and living in the State of Hawaii
- Suffering from a childhood disease
- In financial need
Deadline Date: All applications must be postmarked or delivered by April 15
Notification of Award Decisions: Usually made by August 31
For medical care costs, payments must be made to vendors for the benefit of eligible individuals. Payments must not be made directly to the child or his or her family member.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
See Request for Proposals below in Supporting Documents.
Application should be submitted by mail or hand-delivered to:
c/o Bank of Hawaii
P. O. Box 3170, Dept. 758
Honolulu, HI 96802-3170
c/o Bank of Hawaii
Charitable Foundation Services
111 South King Street, 4th Floor
Honolulu, HI 96813
For questions, contact:
Flora Arney, Assistant Vice President
Phone: (808) 694-4393
Contact the Charitable Foundation Services team: https://boh.com/apps/foundations/contact.aspx?foundation=14