There are no more active grants from this agency.
The Nina Heard Astin Charitable Trust supports organizations that operate in a variety of areas, including arts, education, environment, health, and human services. Seven grants are distributed each year that range between $2,000 and $28,000. All told, the Trust distributes a total of $103,000 in grants each year.
The Foundation generally supports organizations that have 501(c)(3) status as defined by the Internal Revenue Code. While there is no strict geographic limits for applicants, the Trust generally serves organizations that operate in Texas. Applications are accepted year-round but must be submitted by July 31 of each year to be reviewed at the annual grant meeting that occurs each September.
Applications Accepted Year-Round