The PGE Foundation, the charitable arm of Portland General Electric, is accepting grant proposals for arts education and cultural outreach programs that promote innovation and creativity while also enhancing literacy and math aptitude. Access to arts experiences for young people, particularly underserved students and communities of color, also will be considered.
Grant amounts will be determined on a project-by-project basis.
To be eligible, applicants must be a charitable, nonprofit, tax-exempt organization classified as a 501(c)(3) by the Internal Revenue Service, or one with a qualifying equivalent status; and be based in Oregon and serve Oregonians, with priority given organizations located in counties where PGE has customers and power-generating plants
The foundation will begin accepting applications on March 1, 2017.
See the PGE Foundation website for complete program guidelines and application instructions.