Apply for IPC Foundation Grant

The Independent Presbyterian Church Foundation (IPCF) extends the ministries of IPC through the use of endowments. Two endowments, the Orlean and Ralph W. Beeson Fund and Felix C. Yarboro Community Ministries Fund, distribute annual earnings via four (4) grant cycles.



  • Please click on "IPCF Annual Grants Cycle - Returning Applicants" above to be taken to our new online application portal. You will be able to create a new account and submit your application.

    Applications are due August 15th at 11:59 pm.

    Returning applicants are organizations that have received annual grant awards in the past two years.

    Please email pharper@ipc-usa.org about which deadline applies to your group or our new application process.

  • IPCF Annual Grants Cycle - New Applicants

    Our application process for new applicants is now closed for the remainder of 2022. Please check back for more funding opportunities in 2023.

    New applicants include those who did not receive a grant payment in the prior two annual grant cycles OR those who have only received a small or emergency grant in the prior two years.

    Please email pharper@ipc-usa.org with questions about which deadline applies to your organization or questions about our new application.

  • IPCF Small Grants Cycle

    We are no longer accepting small grant applications for 2022. Questions about our process may be sent to smallgrants@ipc-usa.org.

    IPCF Small Grants Cycle awards $7,500 or less to 501c(3) organizations. The application/review process lasts from January-May.

  • IPCF Emergency Grants are available upon request by email.

    Please note: these grants are only available to organizations, not individuals.

  • IPCF Scholarship Grants support needy students at Protestant theological seminaries, as well as small colleges and universities associated with the Presbyterian faith.

  • IPCF Grant recipients are required to provide an after-the-fact report on the use of all grants. For a current copy of the Annual Report on Grant Usage, click on highlight "IPCF Grant Use Report" above.

Important Note to Grant Seekers Based Outside the United States (US):  The Foundation does not accept grant applications from new applicants based outside the US. We do accept applications from non-US based applicants whom we have supported in the past, and we accept applications from US-based organizations for programs they sponsor outside the US.