About Grants and Scholarships

At Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, we carry out our mission of improving life in our region by investing in the vision, passion and expertise of our residents. Since 1987, we have awarded over $135 million in grants and scholarships to organizations and individuals in our communities. 

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BTCF awards grants to thousands of nonprofits and individuals every year, including Flying Cloud Institute, which helps children discover and develop their interest and skill in science, technology, engineering and math. Photo by John Dolan. 

Grants for nonprofits & individuals

Berkshire Taconic awards hundreds of competitive grants each year. Whether you are seeking funding as an individual or on behalf of a nonprofit organization, we welcome your interest in these opportunities.

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Berkshire Taconic is one of the largest private scholarship sources for our region’s students. In 2019, we awarded more than $540,000 in scholarships to students attending trade schools, colleges and universities and graduate programs through over 50 scholarship funds. 

Most scholarship deadlines are March 15 and accept our common application, which will determine your eligiblity for all Berkshire Taconic scholarships.

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