Our staff works with each prospective grant applicant to make his or her experience a positive one. We are happy to answer any of your questions and guide you through the process. Geographically, we focus on Central Oklahoma.
Deadlines are June 1 and December 1 for Letters of Inquiry for requests over $10,000. Small grant applications have no specific deadline, but please allow 30-45 days for consideration.
Grant proposals are considered only from eligible organizations who:
We do not fund:
The foundation does not grant in perpetuity. We discourage funding fiscal sponsorships of non 501(c)(3) organizations.
If you have any questions about your organization’s eligibility or about the grants application process, please contact Paulette Black at 405.608.0934 or email@example.com.
To better assist you in the grants application process, we have an application checklist available for download (for requests over $10,000).
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Once you are ready to begin the process, click here to access our online system.
Click here to start a new Letter of Inquiry (requests over $10,000).
Click here to start a new small grant application (requests $10,000 or less).
Click here to access an application already in progress.
As a part of the grants process, grantees are required to submit a final report to the Kirkpatrick Foundation no later than 30 days following the completion of a project. Also, in addition to the report form, attach a one-page narrative of project results.
The final report form is available below for your convenience in PDF and Word formats. If you have additional questions about this process, please contact Paulette Black at 405.608.0934 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
A New Leash on Life Inc.
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders
American Association of Zoo Veterinarians
American Humane Association
American Indian Cultural Center Foundation
American Institute of Graphic Arts
Americans for the Arts Inc.
Animal Legal Defense Fund
Association of Fundraising Professionals - OK Chapter
Association Of Notre Dame Clubs Inc.
Austin Hartel Dance Company
Bart Conner Educational Programs, Inc.
Basic Animal Rescue Training
Bella Foundation SPCA
Best Friends of Pets Inc.
Bethany Improvement Foundation
Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School
Black Liberated Arts Center
Blaze's Tribute Equine Rescue
Bring Back the Music, Ltd.
Canterbury Voices, Inc.
Center for Biological Diversity
Center for Disaster Philanthropy, Inc.
Cheetah Conservation Fund
The Children's Center, Inc.
Children's Hospital Volunteers, Inc.
Chisholm Trail Heritage Center Association
Cimarron Circuit Opera Company
Class Matters, Inc.
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Commemorative Air Force - SH A-26 Group
Communities Foundation of Oklahoma Inc.
Cristo Rey Oklahoma City High School
deadCENTER Film Festival, Inc.
Documentary Educational Resources
Domestic Violence Intervention Services, Inc.
Down Syndrome Association of Central Oklahoma
Eagle Ridge Institute
Edmond Historical Society
Edmond North Band Boosters
El Reno Public School Foundation Inc.
El Sistema Oklahoma Inc.
Enid Arts & Sciences Foundation dba Leonardo's
Foundation for the Western Heights Public Schools
Free to Live, Inc.
Freedom School Oklahoma City, Inc.
Friends for Folks, Inc.
Friends of the Capitol Inc.
Friends of the Oklahoma History Center, Inc.
Generation Citizen Inc.
Genesee Fire District
Gilcrease Museum Management Trust
Greatest Stories Never Told Inc.
Green Box Arts
The Guild of St. George, Inc.
Guitar Foundation of America
Guthrie Art Escape, Inc.
Harding Fine Arts Center, Inc.
Hennessey Educational School Foundation Inc.
Home Integration, Inc.
HopeHouse Supportive And Transitional Living, Inc.
The Humane Society of the United States
Inclusion In Art Inc.
Individual Artists of Oklahoma
Institute for Economic Empowerment of Women
Integris Baptist Medical Center Foundation
The Interfaith Alliance Foundation of Oklahoma Inc.
Jazz in June, Inc.
John W. Rex Charter Elementary School Inc.
Junior Achievement of Oklahoma Inc.
KCSC Classical Radio Foundation
Keystone Adventure School and Farm, Inc.
Kirbas Institute for the Advancement Of Relevant Faith Inc.
Kiss Institute for Practical Robotics
L'Alliance Français d'Oklahoma
Land Legacy, Inc.
League of Women Voters of Oklahoma
Life Change Ballroom
Limbs for Life Foundation
Lutheran Church Charities
Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma, Inc.
Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art
Mercy for Animals
Metro Technology Centers Foundation Inc.
Metropolitan School of Dance
Midwest City-Del City Public Schools Foundation
Millwood Enrichment Foundation
Mindy's Memory Primate Sanctuary Inc.
Moore High School Band Boosters, Inc.
Morris Animal Foundation
Mount St. Mary High School
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
National Disaster Search Dog Foundation Inc.
National Steinbeck Center
National Trust for Historic Preservation
National Wildlife Federation
National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association
Native America Humane Society
The Nature Conservancy
Newspaper in Education Institute
Nichols Hills Parks, Inc.
Norman Arts and Humanities Council
Norman Instrumental Music Parents Association
Norman Music Alliance Inc.
North Shore Animal League America Inc.
Odyssey Leadership Academy
OK Mozart, Inc.
Oklahoma Academy for State Goals
Oklahoma Afterschool Network
Oklahoma Alliance for Arts Education
Oklahoma Animal Care Foundation
Oklahoma Art Education Association
Oklahoma Arts Institute
Oklahoma Association for Environmental Education
Oklahoma Association of Conservation Districts Incorporate
Oklahoma Baptist Homes for Children, Boys Ranch Town
Oklahoma Baptist University
Oklahoma Center for Community and Justice Inc.
Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits Inc.
Oklahoma Children's Theatre
Oklahoma City Astronomy Club
Oklahoma City Ballet
Oklahoma City Community College Foundation
Oklahoma City Community Foundation, Inc.
Oklahoma City Foundation for Architecture
Oklahoma City Handbell Ensemble Inc.
Oklahoma City Jazz Orchestra, Inc.
Oklahoma City Metro Literacy Coalition
Oklahoma City Museum of Art
Oklahoma City National Memorial Foundation
Oklahoma City Public Schools Foundation, Inc.
Oklahoma City Theatre Company
Oklahoma City University
Oklahoma Community Orchestra, Inc.
Oklahoma Community Service Commission
Oklahoma Conference of Churches
Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center
Oklahoma Educational Television Authority
Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence
Oklahoma Humane Society Inc.
Oklahoma Large Animal First Responders, Inc.
Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
Oklahoma Military Hall of Fame Foundation
Oklahoma Partnership for School Readiness Foundation, Inc.
Oklahoma Philharmonic Society, Inc.
Oklahoma Policy Inc.
Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics Foundation
Oklahoma State University Foundation
Oklahoma Veterinary Medical Foundation
Oklahoma Watch Inc.
Oklahoma Youth Orchestras
Oklahoma Zoological Society, Inc.
Operation Catnip Stillwater Inc.
Operation Opportunity Foundation
Opry Heritage Foundation of Oklahoma
Organization for Competitive Markets
Outreach for Animals
PC North Band Boosters
Parks in Focus Fund, Inc.
Pet Food Pantry of OKC, Inc.
Pets and People Humane Society, Inc.
Pet Angels Rescue Inc.
Pets Helping People
Pioneer Library System Foundation
Planned Parenthood of Central Oklahoma
Plaza District Association
Pollard Theatre Company
Positive Tomorrows Community Board, Inc.
Prairie Dance Theatre Inc.
Preservation Oklahoma, Inc.
Putnam City Public Schools Foundation
Putnam City Schools Museum
Raindrop Foundation Inc.
Reach Out And Read
Redeeming the Family
Rose State College Foundation Inc.
Rotary Club of Oklahoma City
St. Gregory's University
St. John's Episcopal School
St. Luke's Episcopal Church
St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral
Save the Illinois River, Inc.
Schools for Healthy Lifestyles
Second Chance Animal Sanctuary
Seminole Nation Historical Society
Shiloh Summer Camp, Inc.
Sierra Club Foundation
Skyline Urban Ministry
Smart Start Central Oklahoma
Society for Photographic Education Inc.
Southern Nazarene University
Southwestern Urban Foundation
Talley Community Service
Teen Recovery Solutions, Inc.
Tiny Paws Kitten Rescue Inc.
Trinity Episcopal Church
Trust for Conservation Innovation
Tulsa Community Foundation
Tulsa Opera, Inc.
U.S. Cavalry Association
United Animal Nations dba RedRover
University of Central Oklahoma Foundation
University of Oklahoma Foundation - Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
University of Oklahoma Foundation
University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma Foundation, Inc.
Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City, Inc.
US Foundation for Inspiration & Recognition of Science & Technology
Washington County SPCA
Water is Life
White Fields Inc.
Wilderness Matters Inc.
Wilson Arts, Inc.
Wings of Rescue, Inc.
Women Lead OK, Inc.
World Neighbors, Inc.
Young Women's Christian Association of Oklahoma City