Graduate Funding Information Service

June 18, 2018

Awesome Foundation Grant Program

Application Deadline: Ongoing

The Awesome Foundation is an international philanthropic organization devoted to forwarding the interest of awesomeness in the universe. The Seattle chapter of the Foundation offers a no-strings-attached grant of $1,000 to an “Awesome” project every month.


The Awesome Foundation describes eligible projects as having the following characteristics:

  • Possible
  • Not incremental
  • Local — If your project isn’t based in Washington state, consider applying to one of the more than 70 Awesome Foundation chapters around the world.
  • Visible, with clear community benefit
  • Run by people (individuals and small groups)

For more information about this opportunity, including examples of previously funded projects and how to apply, click here.