The Physicians Foundation encourages all qualified and eligible organizations to apply for available grants. Certain eligibility requirements apply, including:

  • Applicants must be located in the United States
  • Applicants must be tax exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code or tax exempt educational institutions
  • Applicants must not be a private foundation as defined in IRC section 509 (a) 

When a Request for Proposals is released, potential applicants should review the following documents:

  •  Instructions – Provides specific details on the application process, required attachments and eligibility requirements
  •  Request for Proposals – Includes information on the grantmaking area and an outline of the type of project the Foundation would like to see

To apply and access an application, please register in the Foundation's online application system. For specific queries on how to apply, please email Carolyn Rau at