Application Guidelines

As of January 1st the Burning Foundation is changing to an on line application portal. This means we will no longer be accepting applications over email.

Any outstanding final reports due from work complete in 2017 and 2018 are still accepted via email to

When to Apply
Letters of Interest Due Full Proposals Due
Spring Cycle 3rd Wednesday of February 1st Wednesday of April
Fall Cycle 3rd Wednesday of August 1st Wednesday of October
Application Instructions
  1. All applicants must fill out a letter of interest by the Spring or Fall due date. (It does not matter if you have applied in the past.)
  2. Applicants will receive a notification whether they will be asked to submit a proposal at least one week prior to the Spring or Fall proposal due date.


Please note that starting in 2019 new multi-year grants are no longer offered by the Burning Foundation.