2017 Grant Applications Now Available from The Community Foundation

The Community Foundation
January 25, 2017

For those grantseekers serving young children, as well arts projects in St. Augustine and Individual Artists


The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida has posted grant applications for certain categories of competitive 2017 grantmaking. These applications are available at www.jaxcf.org/apply and are limited to these areas at this time: 

The Arts

Individual Artists—Art Ventures

  • The Community Foundation seeks to invest in individual artists who are pursuing the next step in their artistic development
  • Grants of up to $3,500 will be awarded for one year
  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, and reside in Duval, Clay, Nassau, St. Johns or Baker County
  • Applications due by April 5, 2017 for grants beginning August 1, 2017
  • Click here for requirements, timeline and application

Visual Arts in St. Augustine—Dr. JoAnn Crisp-Ellert Fund

  • Grant application must promote visual art appreciation and/or visual art education in St. Augustine
  •  Awards of up to $5,000 to nonprofit organizations will be made for work lasting up to one year; grant contracts begin August 15, 2017
  • Preliminary applications are due by April 12, 2017
  • Click here for requirements, timeline and preliminary application

Competitive grantmaking for Putnam County and Aging Adults will begin in February and March, respectively.

Learn more about our work at www.jaxcf.org/quality-of-life

About The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida

The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida (www.jaxcf.org), Florida’s oldest and largest community foundation, works to stimulate philanthropy to build a better community. The Foundation helps donors invest their philanthropic gifts wisely, helps nonprofits serve the region effectively, and helps people come together to make the community a better place. Now entering its 53rd year, the Foundation has assets of $313 million and has made grants in excess of $367 million since 1964.