Our staff works closely with each prospective grant applicant to answer questions and explain funding priorities.

Small grants ($10,000 or less):    

  • reviewed monthly
  • Please Allow 60 days for consideration

Large GranTS (over $10,000): 

  • Letters of Inquiry due by June 1st or December 1st

Grantees are limited to one REQUEST per year. 

Applications & Deadlines 

Do You Qualify?

Grant proposals are considered from eligible organizations who:

  • Qualify as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization for at least three years
  • Promote activities within our designated funding areas of: arts & culture, education, animal wellbeing, historic preservation, or environmental conservation
  • Serve Central Oklahoma, primarily the Oklahoma City metropolitan area, Oklahoma County and surrounding counties
  • Have a working board of directors and demonstrate 100% board member giving.

Grant FAQ

Please review the Grant FAQ above. If you have any questions about eligibility or the application process, please contact Chris Sitz at 405.608.0934 or

Fill Out An Application

Begin a Letter of Inquiry (requests over $10,000)
Begin a Small Grant Application (requests under $10,000)





Kirkpatrick Foundation Grantees (2012-2018)

4 Paws Lakeshore
A New Leash on Life Inc.
A to Z Productions​
Academy of Classical Christian Studies Inc.​
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders
American Association of Zoo Veterinarians
American Fondouk Maintenance Committee​
American Humane Association
American Indian Cultural Center Foundation
American Institute of Graphic Arts
Americans for the Arts Inc.\
Angel City Pit Bulls​
Animal Folks
Animal Grantmakers
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.
Buddy Dog Humane Society
Canine Companions for Independence​
Canterbury Voices, Inc.
Casady School​
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
Choregus Productions
Cimarron Circuit Opera Company
Class Matters, Inc.
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Commemorative Air Force - SH A-26 Group
Communities Foundation of Oklahoma Inc.
Consortium of Oklahoma Geographers, Inc.​
Cristo Rey Oklahoma City High School
deadCENTER Film Festival, Inc.
Deja Foundation
Documentary Educational Resources
Domestic  Violence Intervention Services, Inc.
Down Syndrome Association of Central Oklahoma
Downtown Oklahoma City Initiatives, Inc.​
Eagle Ridge Institute
Edmond Historical Society
Edmond North Band Boosters
Edmond Public Schools Foundation​
El Reno Public School Foundation Inc.
El Sistema Oklahoma Inc.
Enid Arts & Sciences Foundation dba Leonardo's
Enid SPCA​
Fetch Fido A Flight, Inc.​
First Unitarian Church of Oklahoma City​
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 Mustang Animal Shelter​
Friends of the Oklahoma History Center, Inc.
Generation Citizen Inc.​
Genesee Fire District
Ghetto Rescue Ffoundation​
Gilcrease Museum Management Trust
Girls on the Run of Oklahoma County Inc.
Greatest Stories Never Told Inc.
Great Expectations​
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.
Heritage Hall
Home Integration, Inc.
Honoring America's Warriors Inc.​
HopeHouse Supportive And Transitional Living, Inc.​
The Humane Society of the United States
Humane Society of Tulsa​
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.
Kings Gate Ministries Incorporated​
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 Weather Museum & Science Center​
National Wildlife Federation
National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association
National WWII Museum​
Native America Humane Society​
The Nature Conservancy
Newspaper in Education Institute​
NewView Oklahoma
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 Family Center for Autism Inc.​
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 Westie Rescue​

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.
PAWS Chicago
Payne County Animal Response Team Inc.
Peaceful Animal Adoption Shelter Inc.
Performing Arts Studio Inc.
Pet Food Pantry of OKC, Inc.
Pets and People Humane Society, Inc.
Pet Angels Rescue Inc.
Pets Helping People
Philanthropy Southwest
Pioneer Library System Foundation
Planned Parenthood of Central Oklahoma
Plaza District Association
Pollard Theatre Company
Ponca City Humane Society
Positive Tomorrows Community Board, Inc.
Prairie Dance Theatre Inc.
Preservation Oklahoma, Inc.
Price Tower Arts Center
Project Promise
Putnam City Public Schools Foundation
Putnam City Schools Museum
Rainbow Fleet​
Raindrop Foundation Inc.
Reach Out And Read
Redeeming the Family
Rose State College Foundation Inc.
Rotary Club of Oklahoma City
Safe Haven Animal Rescue​
St. Gregory's University
St. John's Episcopal School
St. Luke's Episcopal Church
St. Mary Catholic School
St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral
Save Our Monarchs
Save the Illinois River, Inc.​
Schools for Healthy Lifestyles
Scissortail Community Development Corporation
Second Chance Animal Sanctuary
Seminole Nation Historical Society
Shiloh Summer Camp, Inc.
Sierra Club Foundation
Sky Foundation
Skyline Urban Ministry
Smart Start Central Oklahoma
Society for Photographic Education Inc.
Southern Nazarene University
Southwestern Urban Foundation
SpayFirst! Inc.
Street Cats
Student Education and Ethics Development Foundation
Talley Community Service
Teen Recovery Solutions, Inc.
Thick Descriptions
Thoroughbred Athletes Inc.
Thread, Inc.
Tiny Paws Kitten Rescue Inc.
Trinity Episcopal Church
Trust for Conservation Innovation
Tulsa Audubon society (WING-IT)
Tulsa Community Foundation
Tulsa Opera, Inc.
Tulsa SPCA​
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.
WildCare Foundation
Wilderness Matters Inc.
Wilson Arts, Inc.
Wings of Rescue, Inc.​
Women Lead OK, Inc.
Woody Guthrie Coalition, Inc.
World Neighbors, Inc.
Yale University
Young Women's Christian Association of Oklahoma City