Application Procedures

If you have determined that your project or program falls within the Foundation’s Funding Priorities submit your proposal as directed:

  • Complete and follow instructions for the Common Grant Application Format (accompanied by the required attachments) available on-line through the Grantmakers of Western Pennsylvania.
  • Attach one copy of the proposal.
  • Include all required attachments listed on the common grant application form.
  • Proposals may be submitted at any time during the year.
  • Video tapes should not be sent unless specifically requested.

Submit to:

Information & Grants Manager
Richard King Mellon Foundation
BNY Mellon Center
500 Grant Street – Suite 4106
Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2502

Or by e-mail to: lreed@rkmf.org

All proposals will be acknowledged in writing. The Foundation will make every effort to move as expeditiously as possible on all requests.