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Deadlines

The Sugar Bush Foundation is currently not accepting project proposals for 2019 funding. Please contact Kelli Kotowski at kotowskk@ohio.edu with any questions.

Nov. 30  – Letter of Intent is due for prospective projects. Letters of Intent submitted after Nov. 30 at midnight will not be accepted for review in the current award cycle. 

Dec. 17  – Prospective project members are notified whether they have been chosen to submit a full proposal. If selected, a Sugar Bush Foundation representative will email the proposal form.

Feb. 28  – The completed proposal is due, including a minimum of two letters of support and a full project budget. 

Spring SBF Meeting  – Proposals are presented to the Board by the project members. 

June 30  – Project members will be notified if the project will be funded and the amount of the award.

  

Does your project meet the qualifications to submit a Letter of Intent?

  1. Does this project involve environmental or socioeconomic sustainable development? 
    Yes
    No 
     
  2. Does this project pertain to one of the Sugar Bush Foundation's priority funding objectives: Renewable energy, zero waste, environmental protection or restoration, food security, and sustainable development? 
    Yes
    No
     
  3. Is there an Ohio University program involved in this project? 
    Yes
    No 
     
  4. Is there a community organization that has 501(c)(3) status or governmental status involved in this project? 
    Yes
    No 
     
  5. Will the project benefit one or more  Appalachian Ohio counties?
    Yes
    No

If you answered “yes” to all these questions, you may submit a letter of intent using the form below. If you answered “no” to any question above, your project likely does not meet the criteria for an award. Contact us for more information.

 

Letter of Intent Form

Click here to download the Letter of Intent Form. Once you have downloaded and completed the Letter of Intent Form, you can submit it using the button below.