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Covington Foundation Grant

The Covington Foundation

Funding Amount

Varies (appears to range from $5,000 – $25,000)

Matching Funds

Challenge grants may be requested or the Foundation may designate a grant as such. In either event, there is a three year time period in which the matching funds are to be raised

Funding Cycle

March 1, 2023 and August 1, 2023


The Covington Foundation prefers to provide critical enabling revenue and therefore welcomes proposals in which Covington grants generate other resources and projects which may serve as models for other communities. Funds are provided for the following:

- Acquisition / Rehabilitation / Restoration
- Education
- Operating and Program Support
- Organizational Development
- Publication
- Research

Who Can Apply

Grants are made only to federally tax-exempt, nonprofit organizations. The Foundation does not make grants for annual campaigns. Grants are usually awarded for one year only. Organizations receiving grants are required to submit a report (in letter form) six months following receipt of the funds. All information relating to the grant is detailed in a contract signed by the Foundation and the organization

Additional Eligibility Requirements

How to submit application:
- The Marion Steadman Covington Foundation uses paper grant applications submitted by postal mail
- Organizations should submit one copy of the application and requested materials
- Please do not staple materials or place them in a bound notebook
- Postcards are mailed to applicants (after the deadline date) noting receipt of the application and the approximate date of the Board Meeting

Grant Application:


North Carolina

Additional Information

For more information, contact the Marion Stedman Covington Foundation using the online contact form:

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