Obtaining a Grant from Summa Health System
Throughout the year, organizations seek grants or dollars to fund certain projects.
Grant Eligibility & Guidelines
Requesting organizations must be a non-profit organization designated by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) organization with the IRS. All grant proposals are required to meet guidelines for strategic community focus areas based on alignment with Summa Health System's mission and its transformational impact within the community. Grant requests should not exceed $5,000. Grants will be reviewed quarterly, with approved funds distributed during the following quarter.
Grant Submission Deadlines and Important Dates
The Community Reinvestment Board reviews grant requests. Submission deadlines occur on a quarterly basis. In 2014, these dates are:
- January 31
- April 30
- July 31
- October 31.
Letters of acceptance or denial will be sent in March, June, September and December.
Download and review the grant proposal format and cover form. These documents will assist you in applying for a grant.