The University of Iowa

Private Foundation

Aegon Transamerica Foundation

Grant dollars go to nonprofit organizations in the following categories: arts and culture; civic and community; education and financial literacy; health and wellness; human services; United Way. In addition to these areas, a special fund for disaster relief, such as the 2008 Cedar Rapids flood,...

Application Deadline 

Application deadline is November 1 of each year. Applications received after November 1 are considered for the next year. 

See the Apply for a Grant page on the foundation website. 

Request for Grant

Mid-Iowa Health Foundation

Mid-Iowa Health Foundation invests in community-informed, system-change strategies that improve health and well-being and support a thriving community.

Application Deadline 

Contact Dr. Nalo Johnson, President & CEO or Denise Swartz, Program director or see the grants page on our website.

Lowrey (George Paul & Grace E.) Charitable Foundation

Provides funds to organizations which provide recreational services and facilities that benefit the youth of Boone County IA.

Application Deadline 

Applications should be addressed to: Lowrey Charitable Foundation, Mayor of City of Boone, P.O. Box 550, Boone, IA 50036; Phone: 515-432-4211

Submission deadline: None

MidAmerican Energy Foundation

The foundation supports various charitable organizations as well as public and private colleges and universities. The foundation supports fairs and civic centers and organizations involved with arts and culture, higher education, cancer, and human services.

Application Deadline 

Applications accepted year round.

Magnus (A. J.) Home

Grants paid directly to the facility for elderly men, age 70 and older, in Muscatine, Iowa, to provide pleasant homes and nutritious meals.

Application Deadline 

Application address: Senior Men Grants, 500 Cedar Street, Muscatine, IA 52761

Phone: 563-264-2727

Submission deadline: N/A