Impacting Families in Our Communities

Our Grantmaking

Important Dates

Responsive Grantmaking Deadline (Cycle 1)
Responsive Grantmaking Deadline (Cycle 2)

How to Apply

The William J. and Dorothy K. O'Neill Foundation conducts two rounds of Responsive Grantmaking each year with application deadlines in March and September. We are currently accepting applications for the grant term: June 2018 - June 2019. 
Cycle Applications Become Available Applications Will Be Due
1 January 15, 2018 March 5, 2018
2 July 16, 2018 September 10, 2018

Step 1: Review your organization's eligibility and frequently asked questions. Please note: Our funding priorities have shifted this year and we encourage you to review our grantmaking strategy in advance of applying.
Step 2: Our application process begins with the submission of a proposal, budget, and project activity plan through our grants management system. Before submitting your application, review our instructions

Step 3: Begin your application by clicking the Apply Now button below. Submit your request by midnight on the deadline date. 

Responsive Grantmaking Webinar
Staff will host webinars on January 23rd at 1pm & 5pm ET. Listeners will gain an understanding of what to expect from the 2018 Responsive Grantmaking program. There will be time for Q&A at the end of the webinar. A recording will be made available on our website afterwards.

Register for January 23rd at 1pm ET or January 23rd at 5pm ET.

Other Grantmaking Programs
We have several other grantmaking programs, but we will not be accepting applications for them at this time. Proposals for the Deep Impact and NextGen Grantmaking will be considered by invitation only.