The 2016 Fall Grant is now closed.

The 2017 Spring Applications are available at the Athens Foundation

The Athens Foundation is pleased to announce the Spring 2017 grant cycle. The deadline for submission of full applications is Wednesday March 15th, 2017. As always, please feel free to contact the Foundation office with your questions.

Applications are now available for community projects that benefit:

  • Arts
  • Culture
  • Humanities
  • Education
  • Recreational
  • Environmental Affairs

Priority will be given to projects that:

  • Build upon Economic Vitality – Build on our regional strengths, create a vibrant community where people want to live and work, and support an educated community
  • Support Thriving Communities – Become more livable, more self-sustainable, and create spaces for diverse voices to come together
  • Focus on Individual Health and Well-being – sustainable solutions for individuals and families to become secure- such as food security, mental and physical health initiatives, and safety and advocacy efforts

The deadline for applying is March 15th, 2017. Any non-profit or tax-exempt organization in Athens County is eligible to apply.

Applications are available on this website (forms) below or at the office: 2 S. Court St, 2nd Floor, Athens. They may also be obtained by contacting us at 740-594-6061.

*PLEASE BE AWARE: You will need to have the most current version of Adobe Acrobat Reader to save the content on your PDF form. Otherwise, you will not be able to submit your application (PDF) with content.

Grant Application

Spring 2017 Grant Application