Grant Application and Information

Current Grantees
Current grantees may log in anytime to review active grants, view past submissions, and submit progress, and final reports. If you have previously logged into this system, simply enter your username and password and click “Sign in.”

Potential Grantees
If you think your organization or project might be a strong match with the Foundation's priorities, click the "Submit a New Idea" button (below) to proceed with the grant-application process. For more information, please review our strategic direction and funding guidelines

About the Kauffman Foundation
The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation is a private, nonpartisan foundation established by the late Ewing Marion Kauffman to support the causes he was passionate about - improving lives through education and entrepreneurship, and helping to make Kansas City a better place to live and work.

For help navigating the site, please review the grantee user guide.

For help writing strong outputs and outcomes, please review the grantee metrics guide.