Richard King Mellon Foundation Application Process and Form

If research determines that the project or program falls within the Foundation's funding priorities:

  • Complete and follow instructions for the Common Grant Application Format (accompanied by the required attachments) available on-line through the Grantmakers of Western Pennsylvania. The web address is:

    The application form is available in Adobe Acrobat/PDF format, which can be viewed and printed out using Adobe's Acrobat Reader, which is available from the Adobe web site free of charge.

  • Attach one copy of the proposal.

  • Include all required attachments listed on the common grant application form.

  • Proposals may be submitted at any time during the year.

  • Video tapes should not be sent unless specifically requested.

  • Electronic requests are not accepted.
Submit to:
Information & Grants Manager
Richard King Mellon Foundation
BNY Mellon Center
500 Grant Street, Suite 4106
Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2502

All proposals will be acknowledged in writing. The Foundation will make every effort to move as expeditiously as possible on all requests.

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