Applying for a grant through the Santa Barbara Foundation can be done in 5 steps:
Review available grant opportunities.
Determine which program(s) or initiative(s) you’d like to apply for.
Review guidelines and eligibility requirements for the program of choice.
Discuss your project or questions with a member of our community engagement team.
Review and submit your application, according to the program’s specific procedures.
View frequently asked questions regarding the Santa Barbara Foundation grant programs.Determine Eligibility
With both natural and human-caused disasters occurring more frequently and with greater severity, the need for financial resources to support nonprofit and government response and recovery efforts is growing rapidly. The Community Disaster Relief Fund at the Santa Barbara Foundation is built to address this need and is activated in the aftermath of an emergency to support nonprofit organizations in short-term and long-term recovery.Learn More
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