Proposal Guidelines

Applications are by invitation only.

We welcome Letters of Inquiry at any time.

Area of Interest

The Comis Foundation’s interest in is Early Childhood Education and Development programs and the policies that drive this strategy. We are interested in programs that help the community and society advance the growth of young children and the policy efforts that create positive change to educational strategies.

Applicant Eligibility

The Foundation will not support organizations that discriminate against a person or group on the basis of age, political affiliation, race, national origin, ethnicity, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief. All potential grantees must be a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Grant Limitations

The Foundation does not fund internationally. We also do not consider funding for: individuals, scholarships, sponsorships, capital, or loans.

Type of Support

The Foundation provides funding for both General Support and Project Support.

Grant Range

The Foundation provides funding to a maximum of $25,000.

Review Process

Requests for funding will be reviewed in light of the Foundation’s field of interest and current priorities.

Deadlines for 2021

  • Applications with supporting documents should arrive by: October 8
  • Letters of Notification are sent: November 15
  • Grant Award Funds are made on: December 1

Applications are by invitation only.

We welcome Letters of Inquiry at any time.

LOIs submitted after August 1 will be considered in the following year’s grant cycle.