The University of Iowa


Pierce (Frank ) Trust

Low-interest student loans to graduates of the Marshalltown, Iowa Community School District who are pursuing an undergraduate degree at an Iowa college or university.

Application Deadline 
Friday, May 1, 2020

Application materials should be mailed to:

Frank Pierce Trust
102 East Church St.
Marshalltown, IA 50258

Deadline: May 31

Hulton (Phyllis Perry) Educational Trust

Scholarship awards to graduates of Marshall County, Iowa, high schools.

Application Deadline 

Applicants should submit name, social security number, high school from which applicant graduated, and college or technical school applicant plans to attend. Include high school transcripts and financial  plans.

Applications are due by April 1 of the school year commencing in September. Applications become available in January. 

Application Address: James R. Bowman, 24 E. Main St., Marshalltown, IA 50158-4903

Telephone: (641) 753-9337

Wellmark Foundation

The Wellmark Foundation’s goal is to be a catalyst in bringing groups together to positively impact health within a community. MATCH grant funding focuses on sustainable initiatives — projects that continue after our grant funding ends — targeting access to and consumption of nutritious foods...

Application Deadline 
Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Application materials are to be submitted to by the appropriate deadline. 

Tye (Martha-Ellen) Foundation

The mission of the Martha-Ellen Tye Foundation is to perpetuate the generosity and giving philosophy of Martha-Ellen Tye by providing support for and working with programs, projects, and organizations that are striving to make a better life for the people of Marshalltown, Iowa, and San Antonio,...

Application Deadline 

Email for information or apply online at Martha-Ellen Tye Foundation Grants.

Deb Borton, Program Manager:

Deadlines for receiving proposals are March 1, June 1, September 1, and December 1.

Event Category 

Give Back Iowa Challenge

Give Back Iowa is an eight-week challenge that runs from April 1 through May 31 each year to engage Iowans in employer-supported volunteering, both during and outside of the workday. There is no cost to register or participate; and, it doesn’t matter whether an employer has a formal volunteer...

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 8:00am to Monday, May 31, 2021 - 5:00pm
1963 Bell Ave.
Suite 200
Des Moines, IA 50315

Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation

The corporation is organized to support and improve the oral health of Iowans. The foundation will provide funds to other 501(c)(3) organizations, governments, or academic institutions that are undertaking projects that support or improve the oral health of Iowans. The foundation will provide...

Application Deadline 

Funding opportunities include: 

  • Rethink Your Drink grants
  • Ignite and Innovation Grant Projects for spring and fall
  • Wellness Community Fund
  • Oral Health Fund
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Nonprofit Support

Further information on each of the above and detailed Guidelines are here.


Event Category 

Iowa Arts and Culture Recovery Program

This emergency recovery fund is for the purpose of providing economic relief to Iowa’s arts and culture industry. The funding will be administered by the Iowa Arts Council, on behalf of the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs, through the Iowa Arts & Culture Emergency Relief Fund.


Friday, December 11, 2020 - 11:45pm
600 East Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319
Event Category 

Iowa Arts & Culture Recovery Program webinar (Individual Artists)

This is a one-hour webinar for persons interested in applying for relief funds from the COVID-19 Arts & Cultural Recovery Program announced by the governor on December 1. A webinar for arts organizations wishing to apply for funds will be conducted from 10-11 am.)

As demand for these...

Friday, December 4, 2020 - 2:00pm
600 East Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319