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Welcome! If you have arrived on this page looking for information on how to apply for a WRWF grant, you are in the right place.

The application window for our 2023 grant cycle will be open at 8 am MST on January 15, 2023, and close at midnight MST on January 29, 2023. Awards will be disbursed in late April/early May. In the meantime, here’s a brief bit of guidance you may find helpful.

Organizations eligible to apply for WRWF’s Pooled Fund Grants:

  • Must be an IRS-qualified 501(c)3
  • May not discriminate on the basis of age, race, national origin, ethnicity, gender, physical ability, sexual orientation, and political or religious belief
  • Do not serve exclusively sectarian purposes
  • Must target funds received to its mission within Blaine County
  • Applications for activities that are religious or political in nature will not be considered
  • Grants awarded are between $5,000 and $20,000

2023 Grants processes and deadlines. Important – Please read before applying for a grant: 

  • Jan 15-29
    • The Grant Application window is open for nonprofits to submit a grant application
  • Feb 6 – March 3
    • WRWF Grant Team members evaluate grants, go to on-site visits and prepare presentations
  • March 9
    • Grants Review Teams present potential grantees to the entire Grants Committee to determine which grants will move forward for member voting.
  • March 15
    • Potential grantees should hold March 15th 1-5pm on their calendars for Nonprofit Finalist Presentations (all virtual). Specific ZOOM time slots will be communicated after March 9th. WRWF membership voting begins after the finalist presentations.
  • March 31
    • WRWF Membership voting ends.