Before applying, grantseekers should understand that we do not seek, and only occasionally fund, unsolicited grant applications.

Carnegie Corporation’s current grantmaking programs

Grants Database
Who we fund

What We Do Not Fund
What we rarely fund and are prohibited from funding

How to Apply
Information on submitting a letter of inquiry

Grantseeker FAQs
Answers to grantseekers' frequently asked questions

Philanthropic Resources 
Other potential funding sources

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Only full proposals that have been invited for submission will be considered.  After the letter of inquiry has been reviewed, applicants may be invited via email to submit a full proposal.