Grants are awarded twice annually; during spring and fall rounds. Spring applications are due May 1 of each year and fall applications are due November 1. Grant decisions are typically made in May and November of each year. Please read through the application process for specific instructions on submitting a grant proposal.

Grant amounts vary widely. They have ranged from as small as $1,500 to as large as $1,000,000 . Grant amounts vary by organization and need.


The Ruby W. and LaVon P. Linn Foundation is operated exclusively for charitable, scientific, educational, and religious purposes. All elgible grant applicants must be an organization described in paragraph (1) or (2) of Section 509(a) of the Internal Revenue Code (i.e., a publicly supported charity or a governmental unit).