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Grant Application Process

Grant applications are reviewed by the Foundation's Grant Review Committee, which is comprised of members of the Memorial Medical Center Foundation board of directors, Foundation staff and representatives of Memorial Medical Center. Applicants are notified in May.

For additional information about our grant process or the Memorial Medical Center Foundation, please contact us at 217-788-4700.


The 2021 grant application will be posted by Oct. 1, 2020.  The Memorial Medical Center Foundation awards grants annually, based upon available funding. A paper copy of your application must be postmarked no later than Feb. 1, 2021 or physically received by 4:30 p.m., Feb. 1, 2021 at the Foundation office (1000 Churchill Road). An electronic copy must be received by 4:30 p.m., Feb. 1, 2021.

Grant Recipient Reports

As part of your Grant Acceptance Agreement with Memorial Medical Center Foundation, you must submit a final report on the outcome of your project. For research grant recipients, you must submit an interim progress report and a final report.