Grant Application Overview

The mission of the Baltimore Women’s Giving Circle is to empower women and their families in the greater Baltimore area to achieve self-sufficiency.

Grant applications will be accepted starting on the first Monday in October. Grant proposals must be received by our deadline of the first Monday in December to be considered.

We welcome grant applications from organizations that serve women and their families in Baltimore City and/or Baltimore County. Applicants must be tax exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue code. For detailed applicant criteria and eligibility requirements, click here.

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All grant applications that support the mission of the Baltimore Women’s Giving Circle are encouraged. One-year grants are awarded in amounts up to $20,000. Two two-year grants will also be awarded in amounts up to $50,000.

For a detailed overview of the application processes, including a calendar, please refer to the guide found in the Start Your Application Section.


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Ready to Apply?

All applications must be submitted online. Click the button below when you are ready to apply.

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Training Resources

Training resources for our online grant system include:

Have Questions?

If you still have questions, please download and reference the Guide to the BWGC Grant Program. Please feel free to address any further inquiries to