Is your organization based in the United States or its territorial possessions? Yes No Is your organization currently an IRS registered 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization or an accredited institution of higher education, such as a university, college or community college? Yes No Would you classify your non-profit organization as one of the following?- Hospital or medical clinic - Social or religious or fraternal organization - Private foundation or community organization - K-12 public or parochial or private school - Public health department or organization Yes No Are you requesting a sponsorship of any kind of conference, seminar, discussion table or similar event? Or are you requesting donations for any fundraising events, such as luncheons, dinners, walks, runs or sports tournaments? Yes No Can you provide us with a copy of your country's up-to-date counterpart or equivalent of the United States 501(c)(3) form for non-profit tax-exempt organizations? Yes No Are you requesting a sponsorship of any kind of conference, seminar, discussion table or similar event? Or are you requesting donations to fund-raising events such as luncheons, dinners, walks, runs or sports tournaments? Or are you a religious organization without a secular community designation? Or does your organization withhold its services to persons because of their race, national origin or sexual orientation?Please note: A secular designation is defined as an organization separate from the church or religious organization that provides services to people regardless of their religious beliefs and does not propagate a belief in a specific faith. Yes No We are sorry, but The Allen Foundation, Inc. is unable to provide funding for such sponsorship (or) donations.The Allen Foundation, Inc. does not make grants directly to individuals. If your nonprofit is not among those characterized above, the foundation is unable to consider your organization for possible funding.We are sorry, but The Allen Foundation, Inc. cannot consider funding your proposal unless you can provide us with a copy of your country's up-to-date counterpart of the United States 501(c)(3) certification of tax-exempt status or unless your organization is a recognized and fully accredited institution of higher learning.We are sorry, but The Allen Foundation, Inc. is unable to provide funding for such sponsorships or donations. Nor can the foundation fund a religious organization without a secular community designation. Finally, the Allen Foundation does not fund organizations that withhold their services to persons because of their race, religion, national origin or sexual orientation.Thank you for your responses. Your answers have indicated that your organization has met the minimum requirements of eligibility for funding from The Allen Foundation, Inc. Please review our policy guidelines to learn more about the areas that we prioritize for funding. If you then believe your organization has a program or project that closely aligns with our focus areas, we look forward to receiving your grant application. The Allen Foundation, Inc. requires online submission of all unsolicited grant proposals. Please take the next step in applying for a grant.