We have three types of grants, each with their own application process. However, the first step for each is the same: Review the Grantseeker Guidelines. Once you have reviewed the guidelines, follow the steps based on the type of grant you are seeking.
PROGRAM GRANT (UNSOLICITED)
To apply for this type of grant:
- Review the Grantseeker Guidelines to see if your project aligns with our funding priorities.
- If you want to discuss your grant idea, please contact our grants department at 860-724-1580.
- If your idea aligns with our strategic objectives, we may ask you to submit a concept paper that further describes the work and expected outcomes. All concept papers must be submitted electronically through the foundation’s grantee portal. Click here for step by step instructions for registering and submitting a concept paper through the grantee portal.
- After submitting your concept paper, you may be invited to submit a full proposal. All proposals must be submitted electronically through the foundation’s grantee portal. Click here for step by step instructions for submitting a proposal through the grantee portal.
REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS
If you are interested in responding with an application to an open request for proposals (RFP) from the foundation, please visit the grantee portal to apply.
PRESIDENT’S DISCRETIONARY GRANT AWARDS
CT Health occasionally awards grants for between $1,000 and $25,000 to organizations and institutions that respond to our overall mission or specific priority areas. President’s Discretionary Grant Awards grants are accepted throughout the year, and decisions are made at the discretion of the president & CEO and approved by either the board chair or program committee chair. To view the application, click here. To apply for a President’s Discretionary Grant Award, please visit our grantee portal. Click here for step by step instructions for submitting a discretionary grant proposal through the grantee portal.