Apply for IPC Foundation Grant

The Independent Presbyterian Church Foundation (IPCF) extends the ministries of IPC through the use of endowments. Two endowments, the Orlean and Ralph W. Beeson Fund and Felix C. Yarboro Community Ministries Fund, distribute annual earnings through various funding opportunities throughout the year.



  • Our annual grant cycle is currently open for returning applicants. Please click on 'IPCF Annual Grants Cycle - Returning Applicants' above to be taken to our online portal. Applications are due by August 15th, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. Please note that this is a hard deadline and accommodations cannot be made for late applications.

    Returning applicants are organizations that have received annual grant awards in the past two years.

    Please email pharper@ipc-usa.org with questions about our new application process or which deadline applies to your group.

  • IPCF Annual Grants Cycle - New Applicants

    Our annual grant cycle is now closed for new applicants.

    Please email pharper@ipc-usa.org with questions about which deadline applies to your organization or questions about our new application.

  • IPCF Small Grants Cycle

    Our small grant cycle is currently closed. It will reopen in January 2024.

    IPCF Small Grants Cycle awards $7,500 or less to 501c(3) organizations.

  • IPCF Emergency Grants are available upon request by email.

    Please note: these grants are only available to organizations, not individuals.

  • IPCF Scholarship Grants support needy students at Protestant theological seminaries, as well as small colleges and universities associated with the Presbyterian faith.

Important Note to Grant Seekers Based Outside the United States (US):  The Foundation does not accept grant applications from new applicants based outside the US. We do accept applications from non-US based applicants whom we have supported in the past, and we accept applications from US-based organizations for programs they sponsor outside the US.