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Education, Health and Social Services

Admirals Cove Foundation’s annual grant process is CLOSED. The 2024 grant application will open on July 1, 2023. 

Grant funding is focused on programs impacting the Education, Health and Social Service needs for individuals and families in the northern Palm Beach County area. The geographical focus area is North Palm Beach to Tequesta. Special consideration is given to organizational programs improving the quality for life for Jupiter residents.

The 2023 application closed at midnight on August 1, 2022. Due to the high number of grant requests, no late applications will be accepted.

Education

We support nonprofit organizations, public and charter school programs and initiatives that promote and improve access to education for people of all ages.

Health

We support projects and programs of nonprofit organizations committed to improving the physical or mental wellness of children and adults.

Social Service

We support nonprofit organizations that improve the lives of families, children and individuals including veterans, who are in need of food, shelter, and assistance.

Admirals Cove Foundation does not fund
  • Agencies outside Palm Beach County
  • Individuals
  • National organizations that are not a local chapter with demonstrable direct benefit to residents of northern Palm Beach County
  • Sectarian or religious purposes
  • General animal and environmental programs, except for educational outreach programs
  • Grants to lobby legislation or influence public elections
  • Grant commitments for more than one year

Important Dates

2023 Grant Process Opens July 1, 2022

July 1, 2022 – 2023 Online Grant Application Opens

August 1, 2022 – Online Grant Application Closes

December 1, 2022 – Applicants Notified of Grant Funding Status

All applicants must be in good standing with the Internal Revenue Service

The Process

  • Online Grant Application opens annually on July 1st. Grant application closes on August 1st.
  • Executive Director reviews grant applications to ensure supporting documents are received.
  • Allocation Committee reviews grant applications and recommends Charity Semi-finalists.
  • After recommendation is approved, Grant status emails are sent to all organizations that submitted a Grant application.
  • Site visits conducted by Allocation Committee are scheduled with Charity Semi-finalists.
  • Grant funding is recommended by the Allocation Committee and based on fiscal year ACF fundraising totals.
  • Grant recipient organizations are presented to the ACF Board of Directors for approval.
  • Grant recipients are required to sign the ACF Grant Agreement Letter.
  • Grant recipients must submit a 6-month status report by October 1st of the award year.