We require an online application for all grant programs. The first time an organization applies to the Foundation through our online application system, it creates an organization account to use for each application going forward. If this your first time applying online, please create a new account using the link below.

Navigating Our System

All applications are completed online through our grants portal.

Account Creation

*If you are applying for a Friends of Learning in Killingly (FOLK grant), please contact grants@greaterworcester.org to set up your account.

Account Management

Preparing Your Application

Tips for Writing Your Application

Writing Your Narrative

How Much To Request

What to Include & What Not To

Reaching Out

Program Officers want to ensure we put the best proposals in front of our community reviewers, so we are always happy to discuss your proposals, review materials, answer questions and offer suggestions.