Apply for a grant

Applying for a Featured Grant


Please follow these steps:


  • Review all Together Women Rise requirements.
  • Click here for tips on a successful Letter of Intent submission.
  • Ensure you have copies of the following supplemental documents: project budget, the two most recent IRS form 990 (we do not accept 990-Ns or 990-PFs), and IRS 501(c)3 determination letter. All multi-page documents must be submitted as a single file.
  • Submit a Letter of Intent (online application below) from April 1st-24th. Online applications close at 11:45pm EST on April 24.  See the schedule of cycles below for more information.


Please Note:  Together Women Rise has moved to an annual grants cycle for our Featured Grants program.  We invite Letters of Intent in April, and  announce by October all 12 Featured Grantees for the following calendar year.



Featured Grant Cycle

April 1 – April 24 Grant Cycle Opens for Acceptance of Letters of Intent (LOIs)
May Full Review of LOIs by Grant Selection Committee
June Top 18 LOIs are invited to Submit a Full Grant Proposal
July-August Full Review of Applications by Grant Selection Committee
September Final Approval of Grantees by Board
October Announcement of Grantees




Contact: Director of Grants and Partnerships, Dr. Veena Khandke at 864-335-8401


Please return here April 1st, 2023 to access the online application.