FAQs

What is the application process and deadline for submitting a proposal?

Currently, the Jonas Center is not accepting unsolicited proposals. We look forward to announcing new funding opportunities in 2018. 

Can I meet or talk with someone from the Center’s office?

Emails and phone calls are welcome to determine if a letter of inquiry is appropriate. The Center’s office number is 212-609-1583 or you can email the Deputy Director at kelly.mahoney@jonascenter.org.

Does the Center fund individuals?

The Center does not consider requests for grants to individuals.

Who is eligible for a grant?

Tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations that address our funding priorities. Government agencies, schools, colleges, and universities seeking funding that will be specifically earmarked for purposes aligned with the Center’s mission are also eligible.

Does the Jonas Center cover indirect costs?

It is the Jonas Center's policy to not pay indirect costs on any grant.