The Chinese Heritage Foundation employs the Minnesota Common Grant Application Form. If you would like to submit a grant application to us, please observe the following guidelines that are appropriate for the amount of your request.

Grant applications may be sent to the CHF by paper or e-mail. Completed applications can be mailed to the address on our Contact Information page. Electronic submissions should be in the form of Microsoft Word documents sent as an attachment to admin@chineseheritagefoundation.org. A Foundation representative will acknowledge your application and a notification will be sent to you after the semi-annual advisory committee meeting.

Grant applications are due March 15 and September 15 of each calendar year.
Grants awarded by the Chinese Heritage Foundation Fund so far have been in the range of $250-$2000.

 

Minnesota Common Grant Application Download

 

Grant Application Guidelines:
1. Applicant must be a legal 501(c)3 entity.
2. Requests from individuals or organizations that have not yet obtained their nonprofit status must list a 501 (C) 3 organization as their fiscal agent.
3. The purpose for the application should be project based. Currently the Foundation does not fund general operating expenses.

For grants up to $500, please forward the following:
Cover sheet from the MN Common Grant Application
Financial information for organization and proposed project/event
One-page narrative covering the three sections (Organization Information, Purpose of Grant and Evaluation) from the MN Common Grant Application

For grants greater than $500, please forward the following:
Cover sheet from the MN Common Grant Application
Financial information for organization and proposed project/event
Two to three page (maximum) narrative covering the three sections (Organization Information, Purpose of Grant and Evaluation) from the MN Common Grant Application

Funding Priorities
The priorities of the Chinese Heritage Foundation recognize the long and rich cultural heritage of the people of Chinese lineage in Minnesota. In 21st century America we acknowledge the challenges of preserving our heritage and we embrace the opportunity to share our cultural wealth with the broader community...
Grant Application Guidelines
The Chinese Heritage Foundation employs the Minnesota Common Grant Application Form. If you would like to submit a grant application to us, please observe the following guidelines that are appropriate for the amount of your request...
Current and Past Awards
Read about our grant awards to nonprofit cultural organizations. Celebrate their succcess in carrying out our mission to preserve and promote the understanding of Chinese history, culture, and heritage among all citizens...