Precipice Fund

Round Four (2016) Application Guidelines and Criteria

Round 4 applications are now closed. Please check back in Spring 2017 for details about Precipice Fund Round 5 applications. Grant recipients will be announced December 13, 2016. To view the most recent round’s grant guidelines, click here (PDF).

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GRANT AMOUNTS

In Round 4, the Precipice Fund will award 15 to 20 grants of $500 to $5,000 each, for a total of $75,000 in annual giving. Occasionally, projects may be awarded less than the amount requested in a proposal.

2016 DATES & DEADLINES

Saturday, July 23, 6:00 – 7:30 PM:
Info Session @ Character Plant (Old YMCA, 514 12th St, Astoria, OR)
Tuesday, July 26, 6:00 – 7:30 PM:
Info Session @ Project Grow (2124 N Williams, Portland)
Tuesday, August 2, 6:00 – 7:30 PM: 
Info Session @ PICA (415 SW 10th Ave, #300, Portland)
Saturday, August 13, 1:00 – 2:30 PM:
Info Session @ APANO’S JAMS (8114 SE Division St, Portland)
Saturday, August 13, 2:30 – 3:00 PM:
Budget Workshop @ APANO’s JAMS (8114 SE Division St, Portland)
Monday, August 15: Submissions open
Friday, October 14, 11:59 PM PST: Submissions close online at midnight
Tuesday, December 13: Grant recipients publicly announced

2016 FUNDING PRIORITIES & ELIGIBILITY (abbreviated)

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