Apply For Grants
We are able to consider your request only if your organization has already obtained 501(c)3 status of the Internal Revenue Code; or your organization is a division of local government; federally recognized tribal government; or your organization is a school or university.
For more information on how to apply, see our Frequently Asked Questions.
Please note the following updates in order to be considered for a BNSF Railway Foundation grant:
In order to more effectively accomplish our mission and continue to respond to the hardships and difficulties currently experienced by nonprofits stretched to their limit to provide services, the BNSF Railway Foundation has further refined our criteria for consideration.
While we understand that nonprofits' needs are great, we have a responsibility to make the most impactful investments possible in our communities. Therefore, it is highly unlikely that your request will be considered if you do not meet the following criteria:
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