The Parker Foundation’s primary goal is to make effective grants that benefit the city of Lowell and its residents. Grants are made for a variety of purposes including social services, cultural programs, community development activities, education, community health needs, and urban environmental projects. The foundation funds specific needs including special programs and projects, capital improvements and equipment purchases, and technical assistance.

Please read the full guidelines before making a proposal.


2018 Grant Application Deadlines

Deadline                         Decision Date

January 16                       April/May
July 16                             November/December

*When a deadline falls on the weekend, or a holiday, applications will be due the following business day.