How to Apply

Announcements

Please contact us if you would like to be included on a mailing list to stay informed of our application deadlines and updates.

Before applying, please consult our Grant Guidelines & Focus Areas for important information regarding eligibility and restrictions.

We encourage you to contact JWF Program Officer, Amy Saltzman at AmySaltzman@juf.org or 312-444-2846, to discuss your proposed project before applying. 

2019 Deadlines

  1. Letter of Intent (LOI) Opens: 9AM CST on Monday, April 1, 2019
  2. Letter of Intent (LOI) Submission Date: 4PM CST on Wednesday, May 1, 2019
  3. Status Notification: by early-July 2019
  4. Proposal Submission Date (by invitation only): 4PM CST on Thursday, August 1, 2019
  5. Final Notification: by December 31, 2019         

Application Process

The Jewish Women’s Foundation has an online application process through FluidReview. The Letter of Intent must be submitted via the online application system by 4:00PM Central Standard Time on Wednesday, May 1, 2019.
 
To begin your application:

  1. Visit https://juf.fluidreview.com/ and click “sign up” to create an account using your first and last name and your email address. Please do not use your organization name.
  2. If you already have an account from last year's proposal application, simply sign in using your username and password.
  3. Check your email for a confirmation email from noreply@fluidreview.com.
  4. Follow the instructions in the email to confirm your registration.
  5. Login to your account.
  6. Follow the instructions listed at the top of the page to begin your 2019 Letter of Intent application. 

Office Hours Conference Call

JWF will be holding two “Office Hours” conference calls on Wednesday, April 10th from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM CST (domestic applicants) and on Thursday, April 11th from 8:30AM – 10:30AM CST (international applicants)

Wednesday, April 10th
Join by Video:
 https://zoom.us/j/579518970
Dial-in Number: (929) 205 - 6099
Access Code: 579 518 970

Thursday, April 11th
Join by Video:
 https://zoom.us/j/655238131
Dial-in Number: (929) 205 - 6099
Access Code: 655 238 131

Applicants are welcome to call in during that time with questions regarding the grant guidelines and focus areas, eligibility, and the application process. Even if you don't have specific questions, feel free to call and listen in.