About Special Project Grants

Special Project Grants support organizations that are looking to increase their community impact. They may focus on any number of issues affecting Louisiana’s health or community well-being.


Specifically, these grants are meant to help organizations:

  1. Complete an existing project previously funded by the Foundation; or
  2. Strategically expand current efforts or implement new efforts based on a clear evidence of need and solid data.


Grant Details

  • Amount – Up to $100,000
  • Length – One year
  • # of Payments – One payment
  • Matched funds required? – No
  • Eligible Organizations – Louisiana-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations
  • How to Apply – Fill out the online Letter of Intent form
  • Letter of Intent Deadlines –  March 1, June 1, Sept. 1, Dec. 1