The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation is an independent, nonprofit institute headquartered in Ardmore, Oklahoma. Founded in 1945, the foundation operates programs to assist farmers and ranchers and conducts plant science research aimed at enhancing agricultural productivity regionally, nationally, and internationally.
In 2017, the primary focus of the Noble Foundation granting program will be capital funding in higher education and on health research and delivery systems. Generally, the focus of the foundation's grantmaking is on Oklahoma-based organizations and projects.
Grant amounts will be determined on a project-by-project basis. Requests for multiyear commitments will not be considered.
To be eligible, applicants must be recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
LOIs must be received no later than June 1, 2017. Upon review, selected organizations will be invited to submit a full application.
For complete program guidelines and application instructions, see the Noble Foundation website.