Apply For Grants
We are able to consider your request only if your organization meets the requirements outlined under the Policies section, and meets at least one of the following criteria:
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:
Begin a new application. If you have received funding within the past 12 months, you may apply again only after the date of your last funding. If you have a request that is still pending for which you have not received notification of a decision, please DO NOT apply again. You will receive notice when a decision has been made.
Return to finish an application.