Grants & Scholarships

Fund holders

Fund holders may apply for funds at any time by clicking "Apply."  Log in with registered username and password.  Once logged in, provide the organizational code supplied by the Foundation. Contact CFCF@cfu.net  if you have questions.

Competitive Funds – April through June

The Cedar Falls Community Foundation accepts applications for competitive grant funds April-June annually.  Applicants must create an account in order to submit an application via the on-line grants management portal.  To begin, click "Apply."

Please note that the Foundation supports projects that benefit the citizens and community of Cedar Falls, Iowa.

Application deadline is midnight, June 30. Successful grant recipients will be invited to attend the Cedar Falls Community Foundation Community Builder Celebration in September to receive their award

Click Apply to go to the Cedar Falls Community Foundation's Online Portal.

Foundation News

9/22/2020

2020 CFCF Virtual Community Builder Celebration

Due to COVID-19 safety concerns and best practices protocols, the Cedar Falls Community Foundation pivoted to a virtual Community Builder Celebration in September. The event, filmed by Around the Corner Productions, will be shown on Cedar Falls Cable Channel 15 in October. The Community Builder Celebration includes a tribute to Dennis A. Downs, 2020 Melendy

8/11/2020

Cedar Falls Community Foundation Grants Made to Local Organizations

The Cedar Falls Community Foundation Board of Directors has approved grants to five area nonprofits totaling $33,250.00. Applications were accepted April through June to the Rownd Trust and the Diamond Arts and History Fund, through the Community Foundation’s online application portal at www.cf-communityfoundation.org The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony Orchestra will receive $2,500 from the Diamond Arts