Grants Application Deadlines

Apply as soon as need is known to the following groups:

Aging Assistance Granting Group: Helps PYM Friends in financial need, age 60 or over

Emergency Fund: Quick assistance to PYM members in financial crisis

Fund for Sufferings: Grants to Friends in financial need as a result of their Quaker witness

PYM Grants Application Deadlines by Month:

Education Grants

In January: families turn Tuition Aid forms in to Clerk of Monthly Meeting [PYM children in Friends schools].

Membership Development

February 1:  grants to PYM Meetings for membership development & outreach.

Quaker Buildings & Programs

February 1: renovations and some projects of Friends Meetings, Friends Schools, Friends retirement facilities, and other Quaker organizations

Education Grants

February 15 : Meeting Clerks deadline to submit Tuition Aid forms to Schools [PYM children in Friends schools].

Travel & Witness

March 1:  grants to individuals for travel on Friends business, under religious concern, or to Annual Sessions and Continuing Sessions; or for international travel for purposes consistent with Friends concerns; or for projects of, or of benefit to, PYM Young Adult Friends.

There are no grant deadlines in April.

Education Grants & Loans

May 1:  post secondary tuition aid: Mary Jeanes loans and Anne Townsend grants.

Membership Development

May 1:  grants to PYM Meetings for membership development & outreach.

Greenleaf

May 15:  grants to assist PYM Friends in financial need, age 62 or over.

Travel & Witness

June 1:  grants to individuals for travel on Friends business, under religious concern, or to Annual Sessions and Continuing Sessions; or for international travel for purposes consistent with Friends concerns; or for projects of, or of benefit to, PYM Young Adult Friends.

 

There are no grant deadlines in July.

Quaker Buildings & Programs

August 1: renovations and some projects of Friends Meetings, Friends Schools, Friends retirement facilities, and other Quaker organizations

Membership Development

September 1:  grants to PYM Meetings for membership development & outreach.

Travel & Witness

September 1:  grants to individuals for travel on Friends business, under religious concern, or to Annual Sessions and Continuing Sessions; or for international travel for purposes consistent with Friends concerns; or for projects of, or of benefit to, PYM Young Adult Friends.

There are no grant deadlines in October.

Greenleaf

November 15:  grants to assist PYM Friends in financial need, age 62 or over.

Membership Development

December 1:  grants to PYM Meetings for membership development & outreach.

Travel & Witness

December 1:  grants to individuals for travel on Friends business, under religious concern, or to Annual Sessions and Continuing Sessions; or for international travel for purposes consistent with Friends concerns; or for projects of, or of benefit to, PYM Young Adult Friends.

Education Grants

December:  Families turn Tuition Aid forms in to Clerk of Monthly Meeting [PYM children in Friends schools].

The following granting groups do not accept applications:

Willits Book Trust: Distributes Quaker tracts to Liberia and to African American organizations in the Southern USA