The UAB Benevolent Fund 2019 Local Grant Application process is open. The deadline to apply is 5:00 pm on Thursday, March 1, 2019.

Non-profit agencies with the primary purpose to provide service, education and/or research to meet human health-care needs and social services are invited to apply. Please note updated eligibility criteria, applications, and grant timelines. Non-profit agencies that are eligible to receive employee designations through the Benevolent Fund may not apply for additional funding through the Agency Grant process. The average award to local nonprofits is approximately $5,000 and no more than $10,000 can be requested.

Timeline 2019:

  • All applicants are also encouraged to attend an Information Session, Friday, June 22, 2018 from 8:30-10:00 AM at the UAB Administration Building, Penthouse Large Conference Room, 701 20th St. S, Birmingham, AL 35233.
  • If you did not attend the June Information Session, please complete the Benevolent Fund Grants Online Course.
  • Application Deadline: Friday, March 1, 2019, at 5:00 PM
  • Agencies Notified of Outcome: June 2019
  • Checks Issued: October 2019
  • If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Lisa Higginbotham at or 205-934-1581.

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