Funding Policies


  • Who Can Apply: For 2017, only previous grantees who have received at least four EBS grants are eligible to apply.
  • Total annual grants: For 2017 we expect to grant approximately $24,000 to $26,000.
  • Average grant size: $2,000. Grants range from $1,000 to $3,500.
  • Time Out: After receiving three single-year grants within a five year period, a group is asked to wait two years before reapplying.
  • Multi-Year Grants: In 2017, the foundation will not be making multi-year grants.