The University of Iowa

Alliant Energy Foundation

Employer Identification Number (EIN) 


Contact Name 
Julie Bauer
Contact Title 
Executive Director
Telephone Number 
(866) 769-3779 or 608-458-4483
4902 N. Biltmore Lane
Suite 1000
Madison, WI 53718-2148
United States

Grant Information

Application Deadline 

The Alliant Energy Foundation is an independent, nonprofit philanthropic organization. The Foundation is funded solely by shareowner dollars from Alliant Energy Corporation and dedicated to improving the quality of life in the communities where Alliant Energy has a presence in Iowa and Wisconsin.

Sample Grants 

Keosaqua Community Food Bank, $1000; Bikers Against Child Abuse, Storm Lake, $400; Alzheimer's Association, West Des Moines, $400; Eagle Point Nature Society, $400; National Czech & Slovak Museum, Cedar Rapids, $558.

Application Information 


Through our Giving for Good Sponsorships and Impact Grants we support nonprofits and community partners in four major categories: Hunger and Housing, Workforce Readiness, Environmental Stewardship, and Diversity, Safety and Wellbeing. 

Giving for Good sponsorships are available throughout the year. See the Alliant Energy web page for details on focus areas, guidelines, how to apply and other information. 






Foundation officers: Jim Gallegos, President; Aimee Davis, Vice President; Julie Bauer, Executive Director/Secretary; Colleen Thomas, Treasurer.

Grant Sizes: 
$250, $2,000


Date of latest financial data 
Dec 2020