The Iowa Psychological Foundation Grants

Grants are discussed and voted on on by the Iowa Psychological Foundation's Board of Directors at their quarterly board meetings.

IPF Board Meeting Dates for 2024:
January 11, 2024, 7:00 PM, teleconference
March 7, 2024, 7:00 PM, teleconference
July 11, 2024, 7:00 PM, teleconference
October – In Person, TBD

How to Make a Request For A Grant
Complete and submit the appropriate grant application based on the size of your request.

Foundation Grant Application (over $250)
Microgrant Application (up to $250)

You can email your application to: [email protected]

Or mail to:
Iowa Psychological Foundation
c/o Dr Brittany Neef
13375 University Ave, Ste 201
Clive, IA 50325

The application should provide the following information:

  • name, address, telephone, fax number, and email of individual, organization or agency requesting the award;
  • the purpose for which funds are being requested;
  • the amount of award desired;
  • a timeline for expenditure of funds;
  • evaluation of how funds will be utilized; and
  • supporting references.

Award Guidelines

  1. Preference shall be given to requests within the State of Iowa.
  2. Scholarships, if awarded, shall be granted to undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate students of psychology only.
  3. The award shall benefit psychology or psychology related groups.
  4. IPF funds will not be used to support political candidates, legislation, or political causes.

Interested in helping fund these grants? Donate to IPF