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 through various funding opportunities throughout the year.
Our annual grant cycle is now open for new applicants. Click on 'IPCF Annual Grants Cycle - New Applicants' above to be taken to our portal. The deadline for submission will be June 15.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org with questions about which deadline applies to your organization or questions about our new application.
IPCF Annual Grants Cycle - Returning Applicants
Our annual grant cycle is currently closed.
Applications for returning applicants will be open this summer and are due on August 15th, 2023.
Returning applicants are organizations that have received annual grant awards in the past two years.
Please email email@example.com with questions about our new application process or which deadline applies to your group.
IPCF Small Grants Cycle
Our small grant cycle is currently closed. It will reopen in January 2024.
IPCF Small Grants Cycle awards $7,500 or less to 501c(3) organizations.
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.
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.