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DP&L Foundation Grant Request

Thank you for your interest in funding from the DP&L Foundation.

Every submission is read and considered carefully. Thank you for taking the time to connect with us.


This application request is a 2-step process. In Step 1 you’ll be asked to answer the questions below to tell us about your organization and your funding request.

Step 2 will ask you to upload an electronic copy of the following documents to complete your application:

  • Board of Directors
  • Program or project budget, or the organization’s current year budget
  • IRS letter of determination (if claiming 501(c)3 status)
  • Most recent audited financial statements or most recently filed form 990
  • Organization’s most recent annual report

Please note that this form cannot be saved. You must complete the form prior to closing or refreshing your browser. Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*).

Returning Visitors: If you are returning after completing Step 1, please use the link in your email confirmation to return to Step 2.

General Information

Are you seeking a Power Grant? ? Power Grants are for requests of $50,000 or more. Read more


Funding area of focus

Organization Contact Information

Do you have a separate mailing address?

Organization Information

Check payable


Is your org a 501(c)3 nonprofit?

Do you charge a fee for any of your services?

Are you affiliated with a national organization?

Has DPL or the DP&L Foundation contributed to your organization previously?

Program or Project Request Details

Which DPL counties will be served? (check all that apply)

How will DP&L Foundation be recognized for its contribution if the funding is approved?

DPL/AES Affiliation to the Organization

Do any employees serve on the Board, Associate Board, or Committees for your organization?

Do any employees currently volunteer with your organization?

Does the organization have any ties, involvement, or relationship with any person or entity who has authority over pending DPL/AES business, such as being sponsored by a potential customer or business partner?

Submitting Step 1 will send your information to Community Relations. You will receive a print-ready email confirmation including the information you provided in the form for your records.