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Welcome to the Humboldt Area Foundation's online grant portal.

Humboldt Area Foundation’s Field of Interest Grant Program was created to connect donors with community projects in their specific areas of interest. This program brings together a collection of funds that focus on specific populations, geographical areas and/or causes. Scroll down for information about this year's grant round. 
(This video mentions the deadline for 2017. Please note that the 2018 deadline is Thursday, November 1, 11:49 PM)

September 4, 2018: Application Opens
November 1, 2018: Grant Proposals are due by 11:59 pm. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered. 

January 1, 2019: Applicants will be notified of their application status.
Grant Application Details:
We will ask you to complete an Applicant Profile Survey which will match you with funding opportunities in the field(s) of your choice. Please carefully read the eligibility and requirements of each fund. If you have any questions please contact us. We also have an FAQ page and video to help navigate through the application. This year’s categories for the Field of Interest Grant Program are:

  • Arts and Culture
  • Companion Animal and Rescue
  • Education
  • Natural Environment
  • Senior Opportunities
  • Southern Humboldt

Grant Contacts:

For technical assistance, please contact 

Elena Keltz, Grants & Scholarships Coordinator
(707) 267-9920 or

For assistance with applications, please contact 

Craig Woods, Grants & Scholarships Manager

(707) 267-9913 or

We are available Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.