Grantham Gives Back

Grantham Gives Back

Grantham University’s culture is built upon service to our students and our local and global community. Our employees are committed to providing funding to 501c3 non- profit organizations with a particular focus on services for veterans and the military, first responders, education, career development and the environment. Grantham University will award two community grants up to $3,000 twice per year to 501c3 nonprofit organization(s). A substantial portion of employee contributions are granted to veterans and military, first responders, education, career development, and the environment. Organizations must meet the following criteria:

  • Provide a tax exempt number, which will be automatically validated with the IRS database. Non-profit contact name, title, address, phone number, fax number.
  • Organization, mission statement, goals and objectives.
  • Type and scope of services offered, and the geographical area serviced.
  • Specific details as to how requested funds would be used.
  • Project budget and amount requested
  • Demographic impact.
  • Current operating budget including latest financial statement.
  • List of other corporate funders.
  • List of directors and/or officers, and their affiliations.
  • Contact information
  • Completed W9

– The first grant opens April 1, closes June 1 and is awarded on June 30.
– The second grant opens October 1, closes December 1 and is awarded December 30.

Apply Now

Please send current operating budget including financial statement, completed W9 form, and this form to communityrelations@grantham.edu or mail them to:

Grantham University
Grantham Gives Back Grant
16025 W 113th Street
Lenexa, KS 66219

*We do not provide grants to: religious organizations; political groups; fraternal organizations; individuals; athletic groups or activities, including charity-benefit sporting events; charter schools; bands or choirs; capital campaigns; communities outside of the United States, organizations whose programs discriminate based on race/ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, pregnancy/childbirth or related conditions, religion, creed, age, disability, genetic information, military service/veteran status, disabled veteran, recently separated veteran, other protected veteran, Armed Forces service medal veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.