Apply for a Grant

CFO is pleased to assist with various grant-making funds created by donors across Oklahoma.  If you are interested in applying for a grant on behalf of your 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, please review the directory below to determine which opportunities you qualify for; keep in mind that you might be eligible for multiple grant programs.  Make a note of each grant name and then return here to enter the online application system by clicking the blue button below.  

Click here to access our online grant application system

Donor Advised Funds 
  • Our Donor Advised Funds (DAFs) do not currently accept unsolicited grant requests. Instead, our team of professionals works closely with DAF advisors to identify specific interests and conduct necessary due diligence before grant decisions are finalized.  We are eager to share brief updates of charitable work through our Oklahoma Stories blog.  If your nonprofit organization would like to be included in future blog posts, please send your mission statement, a photo or video link, and a compelling paragraph about your organization's accomplishments to Teresa Rose Crook, Executive Director, via email.   



The following opportunities have closed but may reopen in the future:

Blue Support Fund for Rural Oklahoma

  • Accepting applications from rural Oklahoma Police Departments and Sheriff's Offices for up to $10,000 worth of protective, concealable body armor. Learn more by visiting before starting the application process.  This application closed at 5:00 p.m. Central Time on Monday, July 31, 2017.

Chickasha Community Foundation

  • Accepting applications from eligible 501(c)(3) tax-exempt entities in Chickasha, Oklahoma.  The deadline to submit your Letter of Inquiry was July 7, 2017.  Those organizations having received an invitation to progress to Stage 2 have until 5:00 p.m. Central Time on Thursday, August 31, 2017 to submit the next phase of the application.

Fleeta Greenwood Foundation

  • The Fleeta Greenwood Foundation was created to honor its namesake, who for many years, gave of her time and talents to assist those with intellectual disabilities in her hometown of Shawnee, Oklahoma. Today, the Fleeta Greenwood Foundation awards grants once each calendar year to tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organizations in Shawnee, Oklahoma, who carry on this important work.

  • Applications are accepted each year from eligible 501(c)(3) tax-exempt entities, public schools, and churches in Shawnee, Oklahoma, who offer programs as described above.  For 2018, the application period ended at 5:00 p.m., Monday, February 12, 2018.  

Women's Foundation of Oklahoma - Campus Grants

  • The Women’s Foundation of Oklahoma (WFO) invests in economic self-sufficiency for Oklahoma women & girls and is specifically interested in advancing educational opportunities for Single Mother Students. Grant applications should be focused on one or more of the following program strategies:  (1) Expanding awareness of educational opportunities for single mother students; (2) Creating new and/or supporting existing programs on campuses; (3) Creating new and/or existing events for single mother students.  The 2018 application period has now ended.  

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