Literacy Endowment Fund

The Literacy Endowment Fund was established at East Tennessee Foundation in 2003 and supports literacy projects in East Tennessee. 

Application Process and Dates

Important Dates

  • Online application available:  February 26, 2018
  • Application submission deadline:  April 6, 2018

Grant Amounts and Term

  • $5,300 is available to award; organizations may apply for the entire amount or a portion of available funds
  • Two-year grants will be awarded in summer 2018

Application Information

Who May Apply
General Eligibility and Funding Criteria
Additional eligibility criteria specific to Literacy Endowment Fund:
  How to Apply

Additional Information

Please direct your questions to:
Jan Elston, Vice President for Competitive Grant Programs, or
Ashley Siferd, Program Assistant
East Tennessee Foundation
520 W. Summit Hill Drive, Suite 1101
Knoxville, TN  37902
Telephone: (865)524-1223 or (877)524-1223

Thank you for your interest in the Literacy Endowment Fund!