The Foundation welcomes Letters of Inquiry (LOI) through our online grantee portal. LOIs are reviewed on an ongoing basis; the Logan Foundation does not have submission deadlines for our grants. We accept applications for both projects and general operations.
Before submitting an LOI, please visit Our Approach to familiarize yourself with our funding guidelines and program areas as well as the Grants Awarded page to determine if you will be a good fit for the Logan Foundation.
To complete the LOI, you will fill out a short form explaining your organization and the project or reason you are seeking a grant. You will be contacted via email when your LOI has been considered. We recommend adding email@example.com to your address book to ensure that e-mails sent by the Foundation reach your inbox.
If your LOI is accepted, we will contact you about conducting a site visit.
Current or Returning Applicants
Current or returning applicants may access their account and/or submit applications, grant agreements, and reports through the Grantee Portal. A report is required after each year of the funding cycle. The deadline(s) is (are) indicated in the grant agreement.
For grant renewals, please contact your program officer or foundation contact.
To access the grantee portal, we recommend using one of the following browsers: Google Chrome 14 or higher, Firefox 9 or higher, or Safari 4 or higher.
Create an Account
To submit an LOI or Application, you will need to ensure you have an account in the Grantee Portal. Click on the Grantee Portal link (in red on the left) to access or create an account.
Please have the following information on hand to to create your organization’s account:
• An email address that will act as your username
• Your contact information
• Your organization’s or fiscal sponsor’s information, including the EIN/Tax ID number (required)
• Your organization’s Executive Officer’s contact information
Please retain a record of your login information as you will need it in the future to access your in‐progress applications and your online application history. Applications can be accessed only via the account in which they were started.
If you are unable to access or setup your account or have any technical problems, please contact our offices at 312-664-3350 or email preeti(at)loganfdn(dot)org.
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