The Literacy Opportunity Fund awards grants to nonprofit organizations within the United States that provide literacy services directly to students.
The Literacy Opportunity Fund distributes grants of $3,000 to $6,000 to support general operating expenses.
This new fund aims to meet the needs of literacy organizations of all types and sizes so that they may effectively and efficiently provide services to students.
To be eligible for this grant, your organization must
- be a registered nonprofit with 501(c)(3) status
- have an Employer Identification Number (EIN)
- provide literacy services directly to students
- be located within the United States
- not have already received a Literacy Opportunity Fund grant this calendar year
Applications that do not meet all requirements for eligibility will not be reviewed.
Grants are awarded quarterly throughout the year, organizations are eligible to apply by one of the following deadlines:
- January 3
- April 1
- July 1
- October 1
The application will open one month ahead of the deadline. If any of the above dates fall on a weekend or holiday, the proposal must be received the first working day following the published deadline.
Notifications of approval or denial will be sent via email eight (8) weeks after the submission deadline.
Questions? Please contact the grants administrator at