How To Apply

Eligible applicants with proposals aligned to the Peter Gilgan Foundation’s funding priorities are invited to apply via our online grant application portal.

To be considered for funding you need to:

1.Create an account at the link above

2.Complete an Expression of Interest

Complete the online form to verify your eligibility and answer a few short questions about your proposal.

There are no application deadlines, Expressions of Interest are accepted on a rolling basis. The Review Committee will assess your Expression of Interest and provide a response within approximately six weeks.

3.Submit a Full Application

You will receive an email notifying you of the outcome of the Review Committee’s assessment of your Expression of Interest. If you are invited to complete a full application you will log back onto the grant application portal, answer the application questions, and upload the required supporting documentation:

  • Project budget
  • Audited financial statements
  • Annual report
  • List of Board of Directors
  • List of major organizational funders

Foundation staff may request a site visit as part of the full application review. You will receive an email notifying you of the outcome of the application review within approximately ten weeks.

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