Grantmaking Schedule

Beginning in 2015, our grantmaking schedule will include four grant cycles a year, with each cycle open to applicants from any Bremer community. See below for the grantmaking schedule for the remainder of 2014, as well as the new schedule for 2015.

2014 Schedule

For the Twin Cities Metro Area

Complete proposals must be received by: For consideration by:
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 Tuesday, September 23, 2014

For Bremer Communities in North Dakota, Wisconsin and Greater Minnesota

Complete proposals must be received by: For consideration by:
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 Thursday, November 13, 2014

2015 Schedule

Complete proposals must be received by: For consideration by:
Thursday, September 25, 2014 Thursday, February 12, 2015
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 Thursday, May 14, 2015
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 Thursday, August 13, 2015
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 Friday, November 13, 2015

We regret that we cannot process applications that do not meet this schedule. Applications received after midnight on the deadlines noted below will be reviewed in the next appropriate grant cycle.

Applicants are generally notified of grant decisions approximately one week after each grantmaking meeting. Approved grant funds are generally disbursed within a month after a grantee returns a signed grant agreement to the Foundation.

See How to Apply for information on how to submit applications through our Applicant and Grantee Portal.