The Walton Family Foundation provides grants in three areas of focus and continually evaluates the performance and progress of each grant program. 

Grant making that drives transformative change

We're committed to awarding grants that will drive transformative change for people and communities in three areas of focus:

Investing to improve K-12 education
Helping environments thrive and communities prosper
Giving back to our home region

Learn more and see examples of the types of grants we award in Our Impact.

The Walton Family Foundation does not accept unsolicited grant proposals, except from public charter school developers who meet certain criteria described in Public Charter School Startup Grants.

Grant Resources

Public Charter Startup Grants

The Public Charter Startup Grant program supports the creation of public charters by providing grants to school developers as they launch new schools.  Read More

Forms for Current Grantees

If your organization is already a Walton Family Foundation grantee, you'll find helpful resources here to meet evaluation requirements.  Read More

Grant Proposals

Because we accept only solicited proposals, an organization interested in applying for a grant needs first to send a brief letter of inquiry.  Read More