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Thomas C. McGowan Fund for Animals

Thomas C. McGowan Fund for Animals

STATUS: Not accepting applications

APPLICATION PROCESS:  The current grant cycle has closed

GRANT ANNOUNCEMENT: Grants will be announced late-December, 2020

DESCRIPTION: The Thomas C. McGowan Fund for Animals was established through a gift from the late Thomas McGowan. Mr. McGowan had a passion for animals and wanted to ensure that there would be funding on Cape Cod and the Islands to support their welfare long after his death.

ELIGIBLITY CRITERIA: In establishing the fund, Mr. McGowan focused on animal protection and welfare with a preference for the following: medical treatment; “no-kill” shelters; spaying/neutering programs for domestic animals; the prevention of cruelty to animals; education and building public awareness about issues affecting animals and their welfare.

LOI AND FULL GRANT APPLICATION: Use this link to submit information for all Letters of Inquiry and full grant applications.
Note About Profiles: Each organization can only have one profile.  You will only need to create it once.  Since multiple users can access this, please do not create multiple profiles.  Once logged in, you will see the appropriate grant application on the APPLY page.

GRANT FAQS: Review frequently asked questions about eligibility and the application process.

GRANT TUTORIAL: Watch a video about the online grant management system.

ONLINE APPLICATION HELP:  We recommend reviewing the online instructions and reference materials carefully before registering and starting your first application.

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