Application Process
Please send your request to:
By Mail:
  • Peggy McGuire, Director
    Paul F. And Virginia J. Engler Foundation
    P.O. Box 2010
    Amarillo, TX 79105
Include:
  • Brief Summary of organization history, including the date your organization was established.
  • Project Abstract – A concise summary of the project. No longer than a page and include the need for the project and the population it will serve. Include a brief description of the project and its goals and objectives. Include the amount of funding that is being sought. Explain how the program will be evaluated to measure the success of the program.
  • Statement of Need - This should describe the problem that the project will attempt to address and the population that will be served.
  • Program Description - Describe the project or program and provide information on how it will be implemented. What will be accomplished and what is the desired outcome? What is the time frame in which this will take place?
  • Goals and Objectives - Describe the project objectives in measurable terms. What are the long term funding strategies to sustain this effort?
  • Budget - Include in the budget all expenses for your project. Are you interested in pursuing matching funds? Mention any co-funding that is being received from other sources. Include a brief narrative of the expenses.
  • Evaluation - Provide information on the criteria that will be used to determine the effectiveness of the project or program.
  • Staff and Organizational Information - Include staff qualifications and skills. Describe the organization’s ability to implement and sustain the program.
Exclusions:
  • Non US Charities.
  • Advertising.
  • Sporting Events.
  • Conferences.
  • Political Events.
  • Building Projects.