Current Grant and Scholarship Programs
Homer Foundation Quick Response Grants Program
Grant requests up to $2,500 are accepted year-round with a thirty day response time.
The Homer Foundation administers several scholarships for students in the greater Homer area. For more information about these individual scholarships, or to apply, visit our page here. Applications are due April 8th, 2021.
Homer Foundation COVID-19 Response Fund Grants Program
Grant requests up to $2,500 are accepted at this time. For more information on this program, please go here.
City of Homer Grants Program
The City of Homer grants program provides funding to many Homer nonprofits who provide essential and enriching programs to the community. The Homer Foundation administers the program as well as manages an endowment fund for the city.
2021 Grant Application can be found here.
Educators Professional Development Scholarship
The Educators Professional Development Fund was established by local area educators and community members. The purpose of the fund is to provide support to public school educators seeking to expand their knowledge/teaching ability/obtain continuing education credits. Funds may be used for, but not limited to:
- class tuition/workshops/conferences
- books, equipment and/or supplies for professional development purposes
- transportation and/or accommodations for professional development
- bringing in guest speakers/presenters for educators
Educators Professional Development Scholarship Program is open and accepting applications here. Applications are due May 31st, 2021.
Previous Grant Recipients
Other Grant Programs
Grant Requests over $2,500
The Homer Foundation has the ability to provide short-term, no-interest loans to nonprofits experiencing closure due to natural disaster or unforeseen events. Contact the Homer Foundation for more information.
YAC (HF Youth Advisory Committee) Grants Program
The Foundation’s Youth Advisory Committee administers its own grants program for youth-related issues. This program is generally run in the spring, with the call for applications in mid-February. Contact the Homer Foundation staff for more information.